cystostomy

noun
cys·​tos·​to·​my | \ sis-ˈtäs-tə-mē How to pronounce cystostomy (audio) \
plural cystostomies

Medical Definition of cystostomy

: formation of an opening into the urinary bladder by surgical incision

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“Cystostomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/cystostomy. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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