enterostomy

noun en·ter·os·to·my \ ˌen-tə-ˈrä-stə-mē \

Definition of enterostomy

plural enterostomies
: a surgical formation of an opening into the intestine through the abdominal wall

enterostomal

play \ˌen-tə-ˈrä-stə-məl\ adjective

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enterostomy

noun en·ter·os·to·my \ ˌent-ə-ˈräs-tə-mē \

medical Definition of enterostomy

plural enterostomies
: a surgical formation of an opening into the intestine through the abdominal wall

enterostomal

play \-tə-məl\ adjective

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