bronchostomy


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bronchostomy

 [brong-kos´tah-me]
surgical creation of an opening through the chest wall into a bronchus.
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bron·chos·to·my

(brong-kos'tō-mē),
Surgical formation of a new opening into a bronchus.
[broncho- + G. stoma, mouth]
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bronchostomy

(brŏng-kŏs′tə-mē)
n.
The surgical formation of a new opening into a bronchus.
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bron·chos·to·my

(brong-kos'tŏ-mē)
Surgical formation of a new opening into a bronchus.
[broncho- + G. stoma, mouth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012