vesicosigmoidostomy

[ vĕs′ĭ-kō-sĭg′moi-dŏstə-mē ]

n.

Surgical formation of a communication between the bladder and the sigmoid colon.

Nearby words

  1. vesicocele,
  2. vesicoclysis,
  3. vesicofixation,
  4. vesicopustular,
  5. vesicorectostomy,
  6. vesicospinal,
  7. vesicostomy,
  8. vesicotomy,
  9. vesicoureteral reflux,
  10. vesicoureteral valve


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