mesenteriplication

[ mĕz′ən-tĕr′ə-plĭ-kāshən ]

n.

Surgical reduction of a mesentery by making one or more tucks in it.

Nearby words

  1. mesenchymoma,
  2. mesenteric artery,
  3. mesenteric ganglion,
  4. mesenteriopexy,
  5. mesenteriorrhaphy,
  6. mesenteritis,
  7. mesenterium,
  8. mesenteron,
  9. mesentery,
  10. mesh


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