gastroenterostomy


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gastroenterostomy

[¦ga·strō‚ent·ə′räs·tə·mē]
(medicine)
Surgical formation of a connection between the stomach and small intestine.
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[7] reported a patient who had received distal gastrectomy and gastroenterostomy due to peptic ulcer about 40 years ago who then presented with remnant gastric cancer along with a tumor thrombus in the splenic vein extending into the portal vein.
Okamura, "Elevated preoperative neutrophil-to lymphocyte ratio as a predictor of survival after gastroenterostomy in patients with advanced pancreatic adenocarcinoma," Annals of Surgical Oncology, vol.
The surgical procedure was determined by the operating surgeon and either one of omental patch with Graham's procedure, bilateral truncal vagotomy with pyloroplasty or, antrectomy and gastroenterostomy was applied.
INTRODUCTION: Jejunogastric intussusception is a rare but potentially very serious complication of gastrectomy or gastroenterostomy described in 1941 by Bozzi.
Although surgery for established gastric outlet obstruction is technically successful in up to 90% of patients [6], it is often associated with a prolonged hospital stay and sometimes with poor function of gastroenterostomy [7].
A meta-analysis of available studies comparing endoscopically placed duodenal SEMS and surgical gastroenterostomy shows that SEMS is associated with higher clinical success rates, a shorter time from procedure to starting oral intake, a lower incidence of delayed gastric emptying, and shorter hospital stay than surgical bypass.
(1), (2) The condition was first described by Bozzi in a patient who had undergone gastroenterostomy. (3) Eight years later, the complication was also reported in a patient with Billroth II resection.
Stenosis of the gastroenterostomy after laparoscopic gastric bypass.
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