cystogastrostomy

noun
cys·​to·​gas·​tros·​to·​my | \ˌsis-tō-(ˌ)gas-ˈträs-tə-mē \
plural cystogastrostomies

Medical Definition of cystogastrostomy 

: creation of a surgical opening between the stomach and a nearby cyst for drainage

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