ureteroileostomy

[yu-rē′tə-rō-ĭl′ē-ŏstə-mē]

n.

Surgical implantation of a ureter into an isolated segment of the ileum which drains through an abdominal stoma.

Nearby words

  1. ureterocystostomy,
  2. ureterodialysis,
  3. ureteroenterostomy,
  4. ureterography,
  5. ureteroileoneocystostomy,
  6. ureterolith,
  7. ureterolithiasis,
  8. ureterolithotomy,
  9. ureterolysis,
  10. ureteroneocystostomy


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