coloplication

coloplication

 [ko″lo-plĭ-ka´shun]
the operation of taking a reef in the colon.
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co·lo·pli·ca·tion

(kō'lō-pli-kā'shŭn),
Reduction of the lumen of a dilated colon by making folds or tucks in its walls.
Synonym(s): coliplication
[colo- + Mod. L. plica, fold]
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co·lo·pli·ca·tion

(kō'lō-pli-kā'shŭn)
Reduction of the lumen of a dilated colon by making folds or tucks in its walls.
[colo- + Mod. L. plica, fold]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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