sigmoidostomy

sigmoidostomy

 [sig″moi-dos´tah-me]
surgical creation of an opening from the surface of the body into the sigmoid colon.

sig·moi·dos·to·my

(sig'moy-dos'tŏ-mē),
Establishment of an artificial anus by opening into the sigmoid colon.
[sigmoido- + G. stoma, mouth]

sigmoidostomy

/sig·moid·os·to·my/ (sig″moi-dos´tah-me) creation of an artificial opening from the sigmoid colon to the body surface; the opening so created.

sigmoidostomy

(sĭg′moi-dŏs′tə-mē)
n.
Establishment of an artificial anus by surgically creating an opening into the sigmoid colon.

sigmoidostomy

[sig′moidos′təmē]
the surgical creation of an anus in the pelvic colon.

sig·moi·dos·to·my

(sig'moy-dos'tŏ-mē)
Establishment of an artificial anus by opening into the sigmoid colon.
[sigmoido- + G. stoma, mouth]
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This can be accomplished by uretro- sigmoidostomy i.
5,20-24) Simple operative detorsion, various methods of sigmoid fixation, extraperitonealisation of non-gangrenous sigmoid volvulus, mesosigmoidoplasty (-pexy), percutaneous sigmoidostomy, and primary resection with or without anastomosis have all been advocated as surgical treatments for sigmoid volvulus.
Effect of water irrigations on human colonic mucosa structuxe after sigmoidostomy.