jejunostomy definition by Webster's New World
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noun pl. jejunostomies
the surgical operation of making an artificial opening into the jejunum
Origin: jejunum plush -o- plush -stomy
jejunostomy - Medical Definition
The surgical creation of an opening from the abdominal wall into the jejunum, usually with a stoma on the abdominal wall.