angiorrhaphy
Suture repair of any vessel, especially of a blood vessel. [angio- + G. rhaphe, a seam]

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an·gi·or·rha·phy (an″je-orґə-fe) [angio- + rrhaphy] the suturing of a vessel or vessels, particularly of blood vessels.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • arteriovenous angiorrhaphy — the suturing of an artery to a vein, so as to divert the arterial current into the vein …   Medical dictionary

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