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jejunoileal bypass


jejunoileal bypass

noun

Definition of JEJUNOILEAL BYPASS

:  a surgical bypass operation performed especially to reduce absorption in the small intestine that involves joining the first part of the jejunum with the more distal segment of the ileum
March 04, 2015
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