stomach stapling

noun

a treatment for obesity in which the capacity of the stomach is reduced by a surgical procedure

Nearby words

  1. stolypin,
  2. stoma,
  3. stomach,
  4. stomach ache,
  5. stomach pump,
  6. stomach sweetbread,
  7. stomach tooth,
  8. stomach tube,
  9. stomach worm,
  10. stomach-churning

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