conjoined anastomosis

[kən-joind]

n.

The side-by-side surgical connection of two small blood vessels to create a stoma.

Nearby words

  1. conject,
  2. conjectural,
  3. conjecture,
  4. conjoin,
  5. conjoined,
  6. conjoined twin,
  7. conjoined twins,
  8. conjoint,
  9. conjointly,
  10. conjugal


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