Ileotransversostomy | definition of ileotransversostomy by Medical dictionary
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Anastomosis of the ileum to the transverse colon.
[ileum + transverse colon, + G. stoma, mouth]
ileotransversostomy (ĭl″ē-ō-trăns″vĕr-sŏs′tō-mē) [″ + transversus, crosswise, + Gr. stoma, mouth]
Connection of the ileum with the transverse colon.
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On the sixth postoperative day, right hemicolectomy and ileotransversostomy
Lesions occurred initially in the cecum of guinea pigs and rabbits, but could be induced in more distal parts of the colon of the guinea pig, as in an experiment in which carrageenan was introduced directly into the colon after ileotransversostomy
Right hemicolectomy and end-to-side ileotransversostomy
were performed on the patient.