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gastroduodenostomy

[gas-troh-doo-uh-dn-os-tuh-mee, -dyoo-] /ˌgæs troʊˌdu ə dnˈɒs tə mi, -ˌdyu-/
noun, plural gastroduodenostomies. Surgery
1.
See under gastroenterostomy.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; gastro- + duoden(um) + -o- + -stomy

gastroenterostomy

[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)
Origin
1885-90; gastroentero- + -stomy
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  • After that, gastroduodenostomy should be performed by circular stapler.
British Dictionary definitions for gastroduodenostomy

gastroduodenostomy

/ˌɡæstrəʊˌdjuːəʊdiːˈnɒstəmɪ/
noun
1.
a surgical operation in which the duodenum is joined to a new opening in the stomach, esp to bypass an obstruction

gastroenterostomy

/ˌɡæstrəʊˌɛntəˈrɒstəmɪ/
noun (pl) -mies
1.
surgical formation of an artificial opening between the stomach and the small intestine
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gastroduodenostomy in Medicine

gastroduodenostomy gas·tro·du·o·de·nos·to·my (gās'trō-dōō'ə-də-nŏs'tə-mē, -dyōō'-, -dōō-ŏd'n-ŏs'-, -dyōō-)
n.
The surgical formation of a communication between the stomach and the duodenum.

gastroenterostomy gas·tro·en·ter·os·to·my (gās'trō-ěn'tə-rŏs'tə-mē)
n.
The surgical formation of a new opening between the stomach and the intestine, either anterior or posterior to the mesocolon.

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