gastrocolostomy


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gastrocolostomy

 [gas″tro-kah-los´tah-me]
surgical anastomosis of the stomach to the colon.
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gas·tro·co·los·to·my

(gas'trō-kō-los'tŏ-mē),
Establishment of a communication between stomach and colon usually secondary to gastric ulcer disease or a malignant process in either the colon or stomach.
[gastro- + G. kōlon, colon, + stoma, mouth]
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gastrocolostomy

(găs′trō-kə-lŏs′tə-mē)
n.
The surgical formation of a communication between the stomach and the colon.
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gas·tro·co·los·to·my

(gas'trō-kŏ-los'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of a communication between stomach and colon.
[gastro- + G. kōlon, colon, + stoma, mouth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012