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gastroileostomy gas·tro·il·e·os·to·my (gās’trō-ĭl’ē-ŏs’tə-mē)
The surgical formation of a direct communication between the stomach and the ileum.


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    [gas-troh-ji-joo-nos-tuh-mee] /ˌgæs troʊ dʒɪ dʒuˈnɒs tə mi/ noun, plural gastrojejunostomies. Surgery. 1. See under . [gas-troh-en-tuh-ros-tuh-mee] /ˌgæs troʊˌɛn təˈrɒs tə mi/ noun, plural gastroenterostomies. Surgery. 1. the making of a new passage between the stomach and the duodenum (gastroduodenostomy) or, especially, the jejunum (gastrojejunostomy) /ˌɡæstrəʊˌɛntəˈrɒstəmɪ/ noun (pl) -mies 1. surgical formation of an artificial opening […]

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