Pronunciation: (ku-led"i-kos'tu-mē, kō"lu-dō-kos'-, kol"i-), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/choledochostomy.html on line 77 [key]
—pl. -mies. Surg.
formation of a temporary opening through the abdominal wall into the common bile duct, usually to remove stones.
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