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transureteroureterostomy

Pronunciation: tranz'yu-re'ter-o-yu-re'ter-os'to-me

Definition: Anastomosis of the transected end of one ureter into the intact contralateral ureter, by direct or elliptic end-to-side technique.

See: ureteroureterostomy

Synonym(s): transureteroureteral anastomosis

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