Surgery - stomach removal; Gastrectomy - total; Gastrectomy - partial; Stomach cancer - gastrectomy

Gastrectomy is surgery to remove part or all of the stomach.

  • If only part of the stomach is removed, it is called partial gastrectomy
  • If the whole stomach is removed, it is called total gastrectomy
Stomach anatomy

The stomach is divided into three parts, the fundus, the body and the pyloric part.


Why the Procedure Is Performed


Before the Procedure

After the Procedure