Definition of jejunoileal in English:
Of or involving the jejunum and the ileum, usually with reference to a bypass operation in which they are connected.
- Other conditions associated with NASH include Weber-Christian disease, extensive small bowel resection, and jejunoileal bypass.
- The jejunoileal bypass no longer is a recommended bariatric surgical procedure.
- Some doctors consider surgery for obesity to be a waste of resources, and others remember the poor results from earlier procedures such as the jejunoileal bypass.
Definition of jejunoileal in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan