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resection

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. surgical removal of a portion of any part of the body. For example, a section of diseased intestine may be removed and the healthy ends sewn together. A submucous resection ...

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resection

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

n. surgical removal of a portion of any part of the body. For example, a section of diseased intestine may be removed and the healthy ends sewn together. A submucous resection ...

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root resection

Overview page. Subjects: Dentistry.

A surgical procedure to remove an untreatable or fractured root while retaining the remaining tooth structure in situ. It is undertaken in association with endodontic treatment either...

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Neuroblastoma Resection

Stefan Sabato.

in Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia

April 2012; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Paediatrics. 2446 words.

Neuroblastoma is the most common extracranial solid tumor of childhood, and limited or complete surgical resection is performed in most cases. Anesthesia for these children can be...

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Neuroblastoma Resection

Stefano Sabato.

in Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia

September 2018; p ublished online October 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 2799 words.

Neuroblastoma is the most common extracranial solid tumor of childhood. Staging of neuroblastoma has both prognostic value and guides therapy and interventions. Surgical resection and...

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Liver transplantation and resection

Keith G. Allman, Iain H. Wilson and Aidan O’Donnell.

in Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia

P ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Hepatobiliary Surgery; Transplant Surgery. 2540 words.

Mark Bellamy General principles  - Liver transplantation  - Hepatic resection  -

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Liver resection techniques

Robert P. Sutcliffe, Charalambos Gustav Antoniades, Rahul Deshpande, Olga N. Tucker and Nigel Heaton.

in Liver and Pancreatobiliary Surgery

P ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Hepatobiliary Surgery; Surgical Skills. 6223 words.

Principles - Indications - Preoperative assessment - Vascular isolation - Left hepatectomy - Left lateral segmentectomy - Extended left hepatectomy - Caudate lobe resection - Right...

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Liver transplantation and resection

Mark Bellamy.

in Oxford Handbook of Anaesthesia

December 2015; p ublished online September 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 2661 words.

This chapter discusses the anaesthetic management of liver transplantation and resection. It begins with a description of the general principles of the anaesthetic management of hepatic...

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Posterior Wedge Resection

Shahrooz Sean Kelishadi, Joshua Brandon Elston, Arun Jay Rao, John Paul Tutela and Nana N. Mizuguchi.

in Aesthetic Surgery Journal

August 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. 2526 words.

Background: Hypertrophy of the labia minora is of concern to a subset of adolescents and adult women. The posterior wedge resection is a new labiaplasty technique with an...

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Transsternal thymoma resection

Federico Venuta, Tiziano de Giacomo, Claudio Andreetti and Giorgio Furio Coloni.

in Multimedia Manual of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. 2270 words.

Thymomas are traditionally regarded as tumours arising from the epithelial cells of the thymus. They are the second most frequent mediastinal tumour in the adult and show a variable...

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Large lymphaticovenous malformation resection

Michael J. Ewing, Riyam T. Zreik, Ludvik R. Donner and Kenton J. Zehr.

in Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery

July 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 905 words.

We report a case of a giant cardiac lymphaticovenous malformation arising from the atrioventricular groove in a 38-year old Caucasian female. Cardiac vascular lesions are rare and tend to...

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resection

Christopher Gorse, David Johnston and Martin Pritchard.

in A Dictionary of Construction, Surveying and Civil Engineering

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Engineering and Technology. 22 words.

A surveying technique used to establish the position of a point by observing from that point other points of known

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resection

in Concise Medical Dictionary

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Medicine and Health. 83 words.

n. surgical removal of a portion of any part of the body. For example, a section of diseased intestine may

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Local resection of biliopancreatic cancer

T.M. van Gulik, M. Gerhards, J. de Vries, R. van Geenen, L.T. de Wit, H. Obertop and D.J. Gouma.

in Annals of Oncology

January 1999; p ublished online January 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology. 0 words.

Summary

Biliopancreatic tumors that are potentially amenable to local resection include proximal bile duct tumors (Klatskin tumors), mid-choledochal duct...

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Sublobar resection for lung cancer

Hani Shennib.

in European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2118 words.

The role of limited lung resection ‘segmentectomy and wedge resection' in the treatment of lung cancer has been reviewed. Survival for patients with stage I lung cancer and lesions less...

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Effects of massive small bowel resection

R.J. Playford.

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

May 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Gastroenterology. 2714 words.

Major vascular events involving the superior mesenteric artery and Crohn’s disease are two of the main reasons for adults requiring massive intestinal resection. The ability of the...

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Bronchial and pulmonary arterial sleeve resection

Mohsen Ibrahim, Federico Venuta and Erino A. Rendina.

in Multimedia Manual of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. 2853 words.

This chapter deals with the indications and techniques of resection and reconstruction of the bronchi and pulmonary artery associated with sleeve lobectomy for lung cancer. The techniques...

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Laser resection of lung metastasis

Axel Rolle and Arpad Pereszlenyi.

in Multimedia Manual of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2005; p ublished online January 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine; Cardiothoracic Surgery. 2508 words.

Presentation of the laser resection technique for metastatic lung diseases: a new Nd:YAG 1.318 nm wavelength laser system enables the thoracic surgeon to extend indication and include a...

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Anterior approach for Pancoast tumor resection

Lorenzo Spaggiari, Massimiliano D'Aiuto, Giulia Veronesi, Francesco Leo, Piergiorgio Solli, Maria Elena Leon, Roberto Gasparri, Domenico Galetta, Francesco Petrella, Alessandro Borri and Paolo Scanagatta.

in Multimedia Manual of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. 5305 words.

Tumors arising anteriorly in the apex of the chest were long considered unresectable because of early invasion of vascular structures limiting radical resection through the conventional...

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Conventional resection of pulmonary metastases

Karen Harrison-Phipps, Stephen D. Cassivi, Francis C. Nichols, Mark S. Allen, Peter C. Pairolero and Claude Deschamps.

in Multimedia Manual of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. 2445 words.

We present an overview of surgical technique for the resection of secondary tumor metastases to the lungs. Issues addressed include the optimal surgical approach, the requirement to remove...

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Anaesthesia for major liver resection

Young Dr Neil H and Mayes Dr Rory.

in Oxford Case Histories in Anaesthesia

December 2014; p ublished online March 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics. 1510 words.

The liver is a highly vascular organ with a blood flow of 1500 mL/min, the portal vein contributing 75% and the hepatic artery 25% of the total flow. The liver can be divided into eight...

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