duodenojejunostomy etymology

English word duodenojejunostomy comes from English jejunostomy, English duodeno- ((anatomy) duodenum.)

Detailed word origin of duodenojejunostomy

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
jejunostomy English (eng) (medicine) The surgical creation of an opening into the jejunum to allow artificial feeding.
duodeno- English (eng) (anatomy) duodenum.
duodenojejunostomy English (eng) (surgery) The creation of a connection between the duodenum and the jejunum.

Words with the same origin as duodenojejunostomy

Descendants of duodeno-
duodenojejunal duodenorenal duodenoscopy duodenotomy