The formation of an anastomosis between two veins. SYN: phlebophlebostomy. [veno- + veno- + G. stoma, mouth]

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ve·no·ve·nos·to·my (ve″no-ve-nosґtə-me) phlebophlebostomy.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • phlebophlebostomy — SYN: venovenostomy. * * * phlebo·phle·bos·to·my (fleb″o flə bosґtə me) operative anastomosis of vein to vein; called also venovenostomy …   Medical dictionary

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