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Medical Term:

sigmoidoproctostomy

Pronunciation: sig-moy'do-prok-tos'to-me

Definition: Anastomosis between the sigmoid colon and the rectum.

Synonym(s): sigmoidorectostomy

[sigmoido- + G. proktos, anus, + stoma, mouth]

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