January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1279
Reference Entry
The definitions of the term "lymphaticostomy" is presented. The term refers to the making of a permanent aperture into a lymphatic duct. It originated from the Latin word "lymphaticus," meaning lymphatic, and the Greek word "stoma," meaning mouth. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.


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