cecoplication

cecoplication

 [se″ko-plĭ-ka´shun]
plication of the cecal wall to correct ptosis or dilatation.
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ce·co·pli·ca·tion

(sē'kō-pli-kā'shŭn),
Operative reduction in size of a dilated cecum by the formation of folds or tucks in its wall.
[ceco- + L. plico, pp. -atus, to fold]
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ce·co·pli·ca·tion

(sē'kō-pli-kā'shŭn)
Operative reduction in size of a dilated cecum by the formation of folds or tucks in its wall.
Synonym(s): caecoplication.
[ceco- + L. plico, pp. -atus, to fold]
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