1 4 6 14 achilles ruptures are most commonly seen in middle aged males 30 50 years old who participate intermittently in. The v y plasty technique preserves the normal contours of the dorsal finger helps pad the fingertip and preserves normal sensation.
Yv plasty of upj eric.
Vy plasty. Dr stuart myers specialist orthopaedic hand and wrist surgeon. After having a balloon dilation of the upj three years ago and an endopyelotomy a year ago both for a suspected stricture in the right upj i am still having problems flank pain frequent urination etc. Gastro means stomach thus gastrectomy refers to the surgical removal of the stomach or sections thereof.
The v y plasty repair is an easy technique to learn and can be valuable to the family physi cian. The achilles tendon is the strongest largest and thickest tendon in the body 1 7 yet it is the most frequently ruptured tendon 2 5 8 with most ruptures occurring at the watershed area approximately 2 to 6 cm proximal to insertion of the tendon. A gastrotomy would be cutting into but not necessarily removing.
Otomy means cutting into a part of the body. It can be beneficial in some patients but it is definitely not for all patients. Many surgical procedure names can be broken into parts to indicate the meaning.
Although it is not a routine procedure family physicians may choose to perform it in. V y plasty head and neck. A technique in which a flap is incised in the shape of a v but advanced and inset so that the resulting suture line has the shape of a y.
After a recent retrograde examination i was. 6 7 9 the original technique which used a double lateral v y. We conclude that v y plasty is a reliable technique and can be used for the plantar region as well as the other surface areas of the body.
For example in gastrectomy ectomy is a suffix meaning the removal of a part of the body. Vy plasty vy plasties have been used to evert the lips and give more fullness to thin lips. Used to gain additional length of tissue.
V y plasty has been used everywhere on the body but less so in plantar region.
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