ureterosigmoidostomy

noun
ure·​tero·​sig·​moid·​os·​to·​my | \ yu̇-ˌrēt-ə-rō-ˌsig-ˌmȯid-ˈäs-tə-mē How to pronounce ureterosigmoidostomy (audio) \
plural ureterosigmoidostomies

Medical Definition of ureterosigmoidostomy

: surgical implantation of a ureter in the sigmoid colon

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“Ureterosigmoidostomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ureterosigmoidostomy. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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