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Surgical Stomas
MeSH HeadingSurgical Stomas
Tree NumberA10.850.720
Annotationdo not confuse with PERITONEAL STOMATA
Scope NoteArtificial openings created by a surgeon for therapeutic reasons. Most often this refers to openings from the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT through the ABDOMINAL WALL to the outside of the body. It can also refer to the two ends of a surgical anastomosis.
Entry TermStomas, Surgical
Entry TermStomata, Surgical
Entry TermSurgical Stomata
See AlsoCecostomy
See AlsoColostomy
See AlsoDuodenostomy
See AlsoIleostomy
See AlsoJejunostomy
See AlsoPeritoneal Stomata
Allowable QualifiersAE BS CL CT EC ES HI IM IR MI PA PH PS SD SN ST TD UT VE VI
History Note2008
Date of Entry20070709
Unique IDD054047


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Tissues [A10]
   Surgically-Created Structures [A10.850]
Colonic Pouches [A10.850.200]
Skeletal Muscle Ventricle [A10.850.700]
Surgical Flaps [A10.850.710]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeSurgical Stomas [A10.850.720]
Urinary Reservoirs, Continent [A10.850.750]

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