Cecostomy

Known as: Cecostomies, caecostomy 
Surgical construction of an opening into the CECUM with a tube through the ABDOMINAL WALL (tube cecostomy) or by skin level approach, in which the… (More)
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2006
2006
Administration of antegrade enemas through a cecostomy is a therapeutic option for children with severe defecation disorders. The… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Percutaneous cecostomy is used to treat recurrent colonic pseudoobstruction or obstipation in children and adults with… (More)
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2004
2004
Over a 13-year period, 24 children with intestinal atresia were managed at the Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria… (More)
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2003
2003
PURPOSE To evaluate the authors' 7-year experience with the percutaneous cecostomy procedure and the long-term outcome of the… (More)
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2002
2002
Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction, the so-called Ogilvie's syndrome, results in massive colonic dilation without mechanical… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Chronic constipation and encopresis are common problems in children with spina bifida and anorectal anomalies… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To study the aetiology, morbidity and mortality of neonatal intestinal obstruction. DESIGN A retrospective study… (More)
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1997
1997
Percutaneous insertion of a cecostomy tube, performed under local anesthesia, to facilitate antegrade colonic cleansing, has been… (More)
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1987
1987
A patient with pseudomembranous colitis is described in whom a percutaneous cecostomy was performed using computed tomographic… (More)
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1982
1982
In an experimental model using the rabbit, the role of obstruction in the pathogenesis of acute appendicitis was studied. Twenty… (More)
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