[ yu-rē′tə-rō-ĭl′ē-ō-nē′ō-sĭ-stŏstə-mē ]


Surgical restoration of the continuity of the urinary tract by anastomosis of the upper segment of a partially destroyed ureter to a segment of the ileum, the lower end of which is then implanted into the bladder.
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