[ il-ee-oh-kuh-los-tuh-mee ]
/ ˌɪl i oʊ kəˈlɒs tə mi /
noun, plural il·e·o·co·los·to·mies.
the surgical formation of an artificial opening between the ileum and the colon.
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Medical definitions for ileocolostomy
[ ĭl′ē-ō-kə-lŏs′tə-mē ]
Surgical construction of an opening between the ileum and the colon.
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