Gastroenterostomy meaning

găs′trō-ĕn′tə-rŏs təmē
The surgical formation of a new opening between the stomach and the intestine, either anterior or posterior to the mesocolon.
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(surgery) The surgical procedure for making a connection between the stomach and the jejunum, usually as part of an operation, performed at the same time as a partial gastrectomy.
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Origin of gastroenterostomy

  • From gastro- + entero- + -stomy

    From Wiktionary