colectomy


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colectomy

[kə′lek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Excision of all or a portion of the colon.
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Figure 1 shows the growth of minimally invasive surgeries for our four procedures of interest: appendectomy, lobectomy, colectomy and hysterectomy.
There were no statistical differences regarding treatment failure, 30-day mortality, and colectomy between patients with 027 or non-027 ribotype (Table 2).
For sub-total colectomy one needs too much more length than one thinks.
8 Emergency exploratory laparotomy is required for these patients, stoma is the best minimum procedure in unstable patients to save the lives, while limited right hemi colectomy with primary anastomosis, or right hemi colectomy with two end stoma for ileocaecal TB, segmental resection with end to end anastomosis, adhenolysis and primary repair require in few patients.
All of these outcomes were more likely with greater American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) preoperative classifications, abnormal symptoms or laboratory values, pancreatectomy, colectomy, proctectomy, hepatectomy, or esophagectomy.
sup][3],[13],[14],[15] Furthermore, there are limited studies from the Asian countries that focused on the risk factors for postoperative complications; they showed that preoperative corticosteroids, old age, emergent and delayed surgery worsened the outcomes following colectomy.
He was put on a ventilator and airlifted to Dubai for emergency treatment and subsequently underwent a total colectomy (colon removal)
Kirby, 25, auditioned for her role in Aladdin at the Sunderland Empire Theatre just six weeks after undergoing a colectomy, an operation to remove part of the colon, at the Royal Victoria Infirmary in Newcastle.
Using Medicare data on patients hospitalized for coronary artery bypass graft surgery, colectomy, or lower extremity bypass in 1998-2010, rates of risk-adjusted 30-day mortality and failure to rescue were compared between Magnet and non-Magnet hospitals matched on hospital characteristics.
Using Medicare data on patients hospitalized for coronary artery bypass graft surgery, colectomy, or lower extremity bypass in 1998-2010, rates of risk-adjusted 30day mortality and failure to rescue were compared between Magnet and non-Magnet hospitals matched on hospital characteristics.
Total colectomy is a common surgical procedure, which is being performed in patients with intractable ulcerative colitis and those who have familial forms of colorectal cancer such as familial adenomatous polyposis.
WASHINGTON -- Patients with inflammatory bowel disease had a one-third higher risk for having a recurrent Clostridium difficile infection than did the general population, and a 20-fold higher risk for needing a total colectomy because of the infection, a study showed.
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