pyelostomy


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pyelostomy

 [pi″ĕ-los´tah-me]
the operation of forming an opening in the renal pelvis in order to temporarily divert the urine from the ureter.
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py·e·los·to·my

(pī'ĕ-los'tŏ-mē),
Formation of an opening into the kidney pelvis to establish urinary drainage.
[pyelo- + G. stoma, mouth]
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pyelostomy

(pī′ə-lŏs′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical formation of an opening into the pelvis of the kidney to allow drainage of urine.
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py·e·los·to·my

(pī'ĕ-los'tŏ-mē)
Formation of an opening into the kidney pelvis to establish urinary drainage.
[pyelo- + G. stoma, mouth]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012