What does -ostomy mean?

-ostomy in AZ Dictionary

(s) regularly denote a surgical process for which an artificial opening is created in an organ. Alternate as a type of -stomy.

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  • Cross Reference for "-ostomy"
    • -ectomy, -plasty, -otomy
  • Form for "-ostomy"
    • ureterosigmoidostomy, tracheostomy, sigmoidostomy, colostomy
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