TITLE

laparocolostomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1202
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "laparocolostomy" is presented. The term refers to the formation of a permanent opening into the colon through the abdominal wall. It originated from the Greek words "lapara" meaning flank, "kolon," meaning colon, and "stoma," meaning mouth. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21233742

 

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