Payne operation

[ pān ]

n.

A jejunoileal bypass for treating morbid obesity.

Nearby words

  1. purveyance,
  2. purveyor,
  3. purview,
  4. purée,
  5. purús,
  6. pusan,
  7. pusey,
  8. pusey, edward bouverie,
  9. pusey, nathan marsh,
  10. puseyism


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