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pyloroplasty

[ pahy-lawr-uh-plas-tee, -lohr-, pi- ]
/ paɪˈlɔr əˌplæs ti, -ˈloʊr-, pɪ- /
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noun
the surgical alteration of the pylorus, usually a widening to facilitate the passage of food from the stomach to the duodenum.
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