omentorrhaphy

[ō′mĕn-tôrə-fē]

n.

Suture of an opening in the omentum.

Nearby words

  1. omentectomy,
  2. omentitis,
  3. omento-,
  4. omentopexy,
  5. omentoplasty,
  6. omentulum,
  7. omentum,
  8. omeprazole,
  9. omer,
  10. omerta


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