[ gas-truh-plas-tee ]
/ ˈgæs trəˌplæs ti /
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any plastic surgery on the stomach.
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Medical definitions for gastroplasty
[ găs′trə-plăs′tē ]
Surgical repair of a defect in the stomach or lower esophagus.
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