re-exploration

noun
re-ex·​plo·​ra·​tion | \ -ˌek-splə-ˈrā-shən How to pronounce re-exploration (audio) \

Medical Definition of re-exploration

: a second exploration intestinal obstruction in which re-exploration was done because of persistent ileus— L. R. King & W. W. Scott

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“Re-exploration.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/re-exploration. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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