ileocolostomy

[il-ee-oh-kuh-los-tuh-mee]

Origin of ileocolostomy

First recorded in 1885–90; ileo- + colostomy
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ileocolostomy in Medicine

ileocolostomy

[ĭl′ē-ō-kə-lŏstə-mē]
n.
  1. Surgical construction of an opening between the ileum and the colon.
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