appendicoenterostomy

appendicoenterostomy

(1) A surgically created connection between the vermiform appendix and the small intestine (a surgical exercise of uncertain utility).
(2) Appendicostomy.
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appendicoenterostomy

(ă-pen″dĭ-kō-etn″ĕ-ros′tŏ-mē) [ appendix + enterostomy]
The establishment of an anastomosis between the appendix and intestine.
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