duodenostomy


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duodenostomy

 [doo″o-dĕ-nos´tah-me]
surgical formation of a permanent opening into the duodenum.

du·o·de·nos·to·my

(dū'ō-dĕ-nos'tŏ-mē),
Establishment of a fistula into the duodenum.
[duodeno- + G. stoma, mouth]

duodenostomy

/du·o·de·nos·to·my/ (doo″o-dĕ-nos´tah-me) surgical formation of a permanent opening into the duodenum.

duodenostomy

(do͞o′ə-də-nŏs′tə-mē, do͞o-ŏd′n-ŏs′-)
n.
The surgical establishment of an opening into the duodenum.

duodenostomy

[do̅o̅′ədēnos′təmē]
Etymology: L, duodeni, 12 fingers; Gk, stoma, mouth
the surgical creation of a direct opening to the duodenum through the abdominal wall.

du·o·de·nos·to·my

(dū'ō-dĕ-nos'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a fistula into the duodenum.
[duodeno- + G. stoma, mouth]

duodenostomy

A surgical connection made between the duodenum and another hollow organ such as the stomach or gall bladder.

duodenostomy

surgical formation of a permanent opening into the duodenum. May be for the purpose of introducing a tube for post-pyloric feeding.
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Ten days after the surgery, the duodenostomy dehisced and a roux-en-y duodenojejunostomy was performed.