Medical Definition of Omentopexy

1. 1. Suture of the great omentum to the abdominal wall to induce collateral portal circulation. 2. Suture of the omentum to another organ to increase arterial circulation. See: omentoplasty. Synonym: omentofixation. Origin: omento-+ G. Pexis, fixation (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Omentopexy

omens
omenta
omental
omental branches
omental bursa
omental cake
omental enterocleisis
omental graft
omental sac
omental tenia
omental tuber
omentectomy
omentitis
omento-
omentofixation
omentopexy (current term)
omentoplasty
omentorrhaphy
omentovolvulus
omentulum
omentum
omentum majus
omentum minus
omentumectomy
omentums
omeprazole
omer
omers
omerta
omertas

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