cystopexy

[ sĭstə-pĕk′sē ]

n.

Surgical attachment of the gallbladder or of the urinary bladder to the abdominal wall or to other supporting structures.

Nearby words

  1. cystometrogram,
  2. cystometrography,
  3. cystomorphous,
  4. cystopanendoscopy,
  5. cystoparalysis,
  6. cystoplasty,
  7. cystoplegia,
  8. cystoproctostomy,
  9. cystoptosis,
  10. cystopyelitis


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