sigmoidosigmoidostomy

sigmoidosigmoidostomy

 [sig-moi″do-sig″moi-dos´tah-me]
anastomosis of two previously remote portions of the sigmoid colon.
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sigmoidosigmoidostomy

(sĭg-moy″dō-sĭg-moy-dŏs′tō-mē) [″ + sigmoeides, sigmoid, + stoma, mouth]
Surgical creation of a connection between two segments of the sigmoid colon.
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