enterolysis

[ĕn′tə-rŏlĭ-sĭs]

n.

The surgical division or removal of intestinal adhesions.

Nearby words

  1. enterokinase,
  2. enterokinesis,
  3. enterolith,
  4. enterolithiasis,
  5. enterology,
  6. enteromegaly,
  7. enteromerocele,
  8. enteromycosis,
  9. enteron,
  10. enteroparesis


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