cholecystogastrostomy


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cholecystogastrostomy

 [ko″le-sis″to-gas-tros´tah-me]
surgical anastomosis between the gallbladder and stomach.

cho·le·cys·to·gas·tros·to·my

(kō'lē-sis'tō-gas-tros'tō-mē),
Establishment of a communication between the gallbladder and the stomach.
[chole- + G. kystis, bladder, + gastēr, stomach, + stoma, mouth]

cholecystogastrostomy

/cho·le·cys·to·gas·tros·to·my/ (-gas-tros´tah-me) anastomosis between the gallbladder and stomach.

cholecystogastrostomy

(kō′lĭ-sĭs′tō-gă-strŏs′tə-mē)
n.
The surgical formation of a communication between the gallbladder and the stomach.

cholecystogastrostomy

A communication created between the gallbladder and the stomach:
(1) Surgical cholecystogastrostomies used to bypass a carcinoma of the head of the pancreas were last performed in the late 1930s;
(2) Spontaneous cholecystogastrostomies may rarely follow inflammation, malignancy or trauma, in which case the term cholecystogastric fistula is generally preferred.

cho·le·cys·to·gas·tros·to·my

(kō'lĕ-sis'tō-gas-tros'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a communication between the gallbladder and the stomach.
[chole- + G. kystis, bladder, + gastēr, stomach, + stoma, mouth]