hepaticoenterostomy

[hĭ-păt′ĭ-kō-ĕn′tə-rŏstə-mē]

n.

The surgical formation of a communication between a hepatic duct and the intestine.

Nearby words

  1. hepatic vein,
  2. hepatica,
  3. hepatico-,
  4. hepaticodochotomy,
  5. hepaticoduodenostomy,
  6. hepaticogastrostomy,
  7. hepaticolithotomy,
  8. hepaticolithotripsy,
  9. hepaticostomy,
  10. hepaticotomy


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