cystectomy


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cystectomy

[si′stek·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Excision of the gallbladder, or part of the urinary bladder.
Removal of a cyst.
Removal of a piece of the anterior capsule of the lens for the extraction of a cataract.
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Partial cystectomy data often includes non-urothelial cancers and are therefore difficult to compare with radical cystectomy.
Patient was prepared for total cystectomy, but patient refused, so partial cystectomy was done with 1 cm margin all around.
A minimally invasive approach is appropriate when feasible, though it may be associated with an increased risk of cyst rupture, particularly if cystectomy is attempted.
Standard recommendations for the treatment of locally advanced disease involve immediate cystectomy with or without perioperative chemotherapy.
Keywords: Female Genital Mutilation, Complications, Defibulation, Clitoroplasty, Cystectomy
Diagnosis of urinary incontinence after neobladder surgery is related to the followings: previous radical cystectomy for the bladder and orthotopic neobladder; the complaint of urine outflow without self-determination (by day and at night); urine outflow as shown by a physical examination; and a potential pathophysiological mechanism of urinary incontinence as shown by a clinical examination or urodynamic study.
Key Words: Alvimopan, bladder cancer, cystectomy, enhanced recovery program (ERP), length of stay (LOS), Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse (CWOCN).
We present a case of bilateral pneumothorax, pneumomediastinum and subcutaneous emphysema following laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy in a patient with recurrent ovarian mature teratoma.
Laparoscopic cystectomy for large, bilateral ovarian mature teratomas
To wait over 4 months for urgent radical cystectomy in unbelievable pain; to have a major operation which will take many hours cancelled 4 times in a week; to be discovered by a nurse sitting in a chair waiting to go to theatre for 7 hours only to be told that the surgeon had gone home and the operation cancelled; the operation was cancelled because a critical care bed was not available.