ureterosigmoidostomy

[ yu-rē′tə-rō-sĭg′moi-dŏstə-mē ]

n.

Surgical implantation of a ureter into the sigmoid colon.

Nearby words

  1. ureteropyelostomy,
  2. ureteropyosis,
  3. ureterorenal reflux,
  4. ureterorrhagia,
  5. ureterorrhaphy,
  6. ureterostomy,
  7. ureterotomy,
  8. ureteroureterostomy,
  9. ureterovesicostomy,
  10. ureters


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