cecosigmoidostomy

[sē′kō-sĭg′moi-dŏstə-mē]

n.

Surgical formation of an anastomosis between the cecum and the sigmoid colon.

Nearby words

  1. curacy,
  2. curagh,
  3. curandera,
  4. curanderismo,
  5. curandero,
  6. curariform,
  7. curarine,
  8. curarize,
  9. curassow,
  10. curate


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