cystoduodenostomy

cys·to·du·o·de·nos·to·my

(sis'tō-dū'ō-dē-nos'tō-mē),
Drainage of a cyst, usually a pancreatic pseudocyst, into the duodenum.
Synonym(s): duodenocystostomy (2)
[cysto- + duodenum, + G. stoma, mouth]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cys·to·du·o·de·nos·to·my

(sis'tō-dū'ō-dē-nos'tŏ-mē)
Drainage of a cyst, usually a pancreatic pseudocyst, into the duodenum.
Synonym(s): duodenocystostomy (2) .
[cysto- + duodenum, + G. stoma, mouth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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