Definitions for ostomyˈɒs tə mi

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  1. ostomy(noun)

    surgical procedure that creates an artificial opening for the elimination of bodily wastes

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  1. ostomy(Noun)

    A surgical procedure to provide an exit point for the waste of an organism.

  2. ostomy(Noun)

    An exit point created by such surgical procedure.

U.S. National Library of MedicineRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Ostomy

    Surgical construction of an artificial opening (stoma) for external fistulization of a duct or vessel by insertion of a tube with or without a supportive stent.


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