sigmoidotomy

sigmoidotomy

 [sig″moi-dot´ah-me]
incision of the sigmoid.
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sig·moi·dot·o·my

(sig'moy-dot'ŏ-mē),
Surgical opening of the sigmoid.
[sigmoido- + G. tomē, incision]
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sigmoidotomy

(sĭg′moi-dŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical opening of the sigmoid colon.
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sig·moi·dot·o·my

(sig'moy-dot'ŏ-mē)
Surgical opening of the sigmoid.
[sigmoido- + G. tomē, incision]
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