cardio-omentopexy

[kär′dē-ō-ō-mĕntə-pĕk′sē]

n.

Surgical attachment of the omentum to the heart to improve its blood supply.

Nearby words

  1. coherent,
  2. coherent control,
  3. coherent light,
  4. coherently,
  5. coherer,
  6. cohesionless soil,
  7. cohesive,
  8. cohesive soil,
  9. cohn,
  10. cohn, ferdinand


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