Colosigmoidostomy



colosigmoidostomy co·lo·sig·moid·os·to·my (kō’lə-sĭg’moi-dŏs’tə-mē)
n.
The surgical formation of an anastomosis between the sigmoid colon and another part of the colon.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Colossae

    [kuh-los-ee] /kəˈlɒs i/ noun 1. an ancient city in SW Phrygia: seat of an early Christian church to which Paul wrote the Epistle to the Colossians. /kəˈlɒsiː/ noun 1. an ancient city in SW Phrygia in Asia Minor: seat of an early Christian Church or Colosse, a city of Phrygia, on the Lycus, which is […]

  • Colossal

    [kuh-los-uh l] /kəˈlɒs əl/ adjective 1. extraordinarily great in size, extent, or degree; gigantic; huge. 2. of or resembling a . 3. (initial capital letter) Architecture. noting or pertaining to a classical order whose columns or pilasters span two or more stories of a building. /kəˈlɒsəl/ adjective 1. of immense size; huge; gigantic 2. (in […]



  • Colossally

    [kuh-los-uh l] /kəˈlɒs əl/ adjective 1. extraordinarily great in size, extent, or degree; gigantic; huge. 2. of or resembling a . 3. (initial capital letter) Architecture. noting or pertaining to a classical order whose columns or pilasters span two or more stories of a building. /kəˈlɒsəl/ adjective 1. of immense size; huge; gigantic 2. (in […]

  • Colosseum

    [kol-uh-see-uh m] /ˌkɒl əˈsi əm/ noun 1. an ancient amphitheater in Rome, begun a.d. c70 by Vespasian, having the form of an oval 617 by 512 feet (188 by 156 meters). 2. (lowercase) . /ˌkɒləˈsɪəm/ noun 1. a variant spelling of coliseum /ˌkɒləˈsɪəm/ noun 1. an amphitheatre in Rome built about 75–80 ad n. 1560s, […]



Disclaimer: Colosigmoidostomy definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.