ostomate


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ostomate

 [os´to-māt]
one who has undergone enterostomy or ureterostomy.

os·to·mate

(os'tō-māt),
One who has an ostomy.
[L. ostium, mouth]

ostomate

/os·to·mate/ (os´tah-māt) one who has undergone enterostomy or ureterostomy.

ostomate

(ŏs′tə-māt′)
n.
One who has undergone an ostomy.

ostomate

[os′təmāt]
Etymology: L, ostium, mouth
a person who has undergone an ostomy.

os·to·mate

(os'tō-māt)
Term for one who has an ostomy.
[G. stoma, mouth]

ostomate

an animal which has undergone enterostomy or ureterostomy.
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Delivering stoma materials to ostomates in the home environment and related services.
Ostomy care accessories are used to manage the needs of ostomates by enhancing the performance and comfort of ostomy bags.
An estimated half of all ostomates develop skin complications around the stoma, and the majority of problems stem from bodily waste leaking in between the stoma and the seal.
All are welcome, whether ostomates and families or nurses.
Like many of America's nearly one million ostomates, Bush wears a pouch attached to his body at the opening to collect waste.
I am extremely excited to be working with Stimatix GI, a leader in changing the lives of ostomates with new innovations to improve the quality of life of these patients.
with a focus on fostering high standards of stomal therapy, promoting professional and educational advancement of ET practitioners, and promoting optimal care and rehabilitation for ostomates.