ileocolostomy

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

noun,plural il·e·o·co·los·to·mies.
  1. the surgical formation of an artificial opening between the ileum and the colon.

Origin of ileocolostomy

1
First recorded in 1885–90; ileo- + colostomy

Words Nearby ileocolostomy

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