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gastroenterostomy

[ gas-troh-en-tuh-ros-tuh-mee ]
/ 藢g忙s tro蕣藢蓻n t蓹藞r蓲s t蓹 mi /
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noun, plural gas路tro路en路ter路os路to路mies.Surgery.
the making of a new passage between the stomach and the duodenum (gastroduodenostomy ) or, especially, the jejunum (gastrojejunostomy ).
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Origin of gastroenterostomy

First recorded in 1885鈥90; gastroentero- + -stomy
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British Dictionary definitions for gastroenterostomy

gastroenterostomy
/ (藢伞忙str蓹蕣藢蓻nt蓹藞r蓲st蓹m瑟) /

noun plural -mies
surgical formation of an artificial opening between the stomach and the small intestine
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Medical definitions for gastroenterostomy

gastroenterostomy
[ g膬s鈥瞭r艒-臅n鈥瞭蓹-r艔st蓹-m膿 ]

n.
The surgical formation of a new opening between the stomach and the intestine, either anterior or posterior to the mesocolon.
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