duodenojejunostomy

[doo-uh-dee-noh-ji-joo-nos-tuh-mee, dyoo-, doo-od-n-oh-, dyoo-]

noun, plural du·o·de·no·je·ju·nos·to·mies. Surgery.

the formation of an artificial connection between the duodenum and the jejunum.

Nearby words

  1. duodenocholecystostomy,
  2. duodenocholedochotomy,
  3. duodenocystostomy,
  4. duodenoenterostomy,
  5. duodenojejunal flexure,
  6. duodenolysis,
  7. duodenorrhaphy,
  8. duodenoscopy,
  9. duodenostomy,
  10. duodenotomy

Origin of duodenojejunostomy


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Medicine definitions for duodenojejunostomy

duodenojejunostomy

[dōō′ə-dē′nō-jə-jōō′nŏstə-mē, dōō-ŏd′n-ō-]

n.

The surgical formation of a passage between the duodenum and the jejunum.

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