Do you know what a ‘sigmoidorectostomy’, ‘laryngostomy’, ‘enterocolostomy’, ‘cholecystenterostomy’, or ‘typhlostomy’ is? If not, this list of words with the suffix -ostomy is here to help. This article provides a comprehensive list of words with the suffix -ostomy, arranged by common usage. All of the words are provided without meanings, so you can use the list to find the words you need and then look up their definitions separately.
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The words on this list range from common medical terms to more obscure words. For example, the list includes ‘sigmoidorectostomy’, which is a surgical procedure that connects the rectum and sigmoid colon, as well as ‘laryngostomy’, which is an opening created in the neck to provide an airway.
It also includes ‘enterocolostomy’, which is a procedure to connect the small intestine to the colon, and ‘cholecystenterostomy’, which is a surgical procedure to connect the gallbladder to the small intestine.
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This list of words with the suffix -ostomy is a great resource for anyone looking for a comprehensive list of words related to medical procedures.
The words arranged in the lists below are in order of frequency of use, from left to right and down.