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ileocolostomy


ileocolostomy

noun il·eo·co·los·to·my \-kə-ˈläs-tə-mē\
plural il·eo·co·los·to·mies

Definition of ILEOCOLOSTOMY

:  a surgical operation producing an artificial opening connecting the ileum and the colon
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