oesophagectomy love

Definitions

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  • n. The surgical procedure for the removal of all, or part of the oesophagus.

Etymologies

From oesophagus + -ectomy (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • She had an oesophagectomy after a tumour was found in her stomach, which she believes could have been caused by exposure.

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  • Giving evidence in the Supreme Court in Brisbane on Monday, Dr Martin Carter said the surgeon told him he was able to competently perform an oesophagectomy on James Edward Phillips in May 2003.

    The Sydney Morning Herald News Headlines

  • Giving evidence in the Supreme Court in Brisbane today, Dr Martin Carter said the surgeon told him he was able to competently perform an oesophagectomy on James Edward Phillips in May

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • Prosecutor Ross Martin asked Dr Carter about the lead up to Patel performing an oesophagectomy on a patient James Phillips who died two days after the operation.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • May 21, 2003: Patient James Phillips, 46, dies two days after Patel performs an oesophagectomy on him

    NEWS.com.au | Top Stories

  • He also said an assertion made by Mr Phillips's sister in a letter to the Health Rights Commission that he had made the recommendation for an oesophagectomy was '' incorrect ''.

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  • Under cross-examination in the Supreme Court in Brisbane yesterday, The Age quoted Dr. Peter Miach said he could not recall ever asking Patel to assess James Edward Phillips for an oesophagectomy at the Bundaberg Base Hospital in early 2003.

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  • On Monday, Dr. Miach said Mr Phillips, 46, had too many other major health issues in May 2003 to be a suitable candidate for the oesophagectomy.

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  • Mr Martin said it was important that the jury heard evidence about Mr Grave because the case should have served as a "warning" to Dr Patel to not perform the complex oesophagectomy operation, which involves the removal of part of the patient's oesophagus.

    AustralianIT.com.au | Top Stories

  • Kemps, 77, died after allegedly negligent oesophagectomy surgery in December 2004.

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