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Introduction: Bypass

Description of Bypass

Bypass: Referring to various treatments that go around an affected area, tube or organ.

Bypass: A surgical procedure in which the doctor creates a new pathway for the flow of body fluids.
Source: National Institute of Health

Bypass: a surgically created shunt (usually around a damaged part).
Source: WordNet 2.1

Bypass: Related Topics

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Broader terms for Bypass

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Bypass

The following list attempts to classify Bypass into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • shunt
  • passage,passageway
  • anatomical structure,bodily structure,body structure,complex body part,structure
  • body part
  • part,piece
  • thing
  • entity

Source: WordNet 2.1

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