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peritoneopexy per·i·to·ne·o·pex·y (pěr’ĭ-tn-ē’ə-pěk’sē)
Surgical suspension or fixation of the peritoneum.


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    peritoneoscope per·i·to·ne·o·scope (pěr’ĭ-tn-ē’ə-skōp’) n. See laparoscope.

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    peritoneoscopy per·i·to·ne·os·co·py (pěr’ĭ-tn-ē-ŏs’kə-pē) n. Internal examination of the peritoneum with a peritoneoscope passed through an incision in the abdominal wall. Also called celioscopy, ventroscopy.

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