Word:

ileostomy

Noun1.ileostomy - surgical procedure that creates an opening from the ileum through the abdominal wall to function as an anus; performed in cases of cancer of the colon or ulcerative colitis
Pronunciation: (il-ee-AW-stuh-mee)

An operation that makes it possible for stool to leave the body after the colon and rectum are removed. The surgeon makes an opening in the abdomen and attaches the bottom of the small intestine (ileum) to it.

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Ileac passion
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ileal artery
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ileitis
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Ileocaecal
ileocecal valve
Ileocolic
ileocolic artery
ileocolic vein
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