diverticulopexy

di·ver·tic·u·lo·pex·y

(dī'vĕr-tik'yū-lō-pek'sē),
An operation to obliterate a diverticulum without resecting it, usually by securing the tip to a nearby structure so the diverticulum no longer fills.
[diverticulum + G. pēxis, fixation]
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This finding was consistent with the fact that he had undergone a previous diverticulopexy.