enterotomy

/ (ˌɛntəˈrɒtəmɪ) /

noun plural -mies

surgical incision into the intestine
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Medicine definitions for enterotomy

enterotomy

[ ĕn′tə-rŏtə-mē ]

n.

An incision into the intestine.

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