cecostomy

[ sē-kŏstə-mē ]

n.

Surgical formation of a permanent artificial opening into the cecum.typhlostomy

Nearby words

  1. curfuffle,
  2. curia,
  3. curia regis,
  4. curia romana,
  5. curiae,
  6. curie point,
  7. curie's law,
  8. curie, marie,
  9. curie-weiss law,
  10. curing


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