enterotomy

noun

en·​te·​rot·​o·​my ˌent-ə-ˈrät-ə-mē How to pronounce enterotomy (audio)
plural enterotomies
: incision into the intestines

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“Enterotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/enterotomy. Accessed 18 Jul. 2024.

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