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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A natural or surgical joining of parts or branches of tubular structures so as to make or become continuous.

Usage examples (36)
  • This section is designed to teach the principles of inlay anastomosis, not aneurysm repair.
  • The anastomosis is performed with round, straight Kirby needles.
  • The termino-terminal anastomosis is effected by bringing the extremities of the vessels into contact, no traction being necessary.
  • A similar anastomosis may take place in the roots. for more
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