sigmoidosigmoidostomy

sigmoidosigmoidostomy

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

sigmoidosigmoidostomy

/sig·moido·sig·moi·dos·to·my/ (sig-moid″o-sig″moi-dos´tah-me) surgical anastomosis of two portions of the sigmoid colon; the opening so created.

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.