gastropexy

noun
gas·​tro·​pexy | \ ˈgas-trə-ˌpek-sē How to pronounce gastropexy (audio) \
plural gastropexies

Medical Definition of gastropexy

: a surgical operation in which the stomach is sutured to the abdominal wall

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“Gastropexy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/gastropexy. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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