enteropexy

[ ĕntə-rō-pĕk′sē ]

n.

Surgical fixation of a segment of intestine to the abdominal wall.

Nearby words

  1. enteron,
  2. enteroparesis,
  3. enteropathogen,
  4. enteropathy,
  5. enteropeptidase,
  6. enteroplasty,
  7. enteroplegia,
  8. enteropneust,
  9. enteroptosis,
  10. enterorrhagia


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