gastrolysis

noun

gas·​trol·​y·​sis -ə-səs How to pronounce gastrolysis (audio)
plural gastrolyses -ˌsēz How to pronounce gastrolysis (audio)
: the surgical operation of freeing the stomach from adhesions

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“Gastrolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gastrolysis. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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