capsulotome


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cys·to·tome

(sis'tō-tōm),
1. An instrument for incising the urinary bladder or gallbladder.
2. A surgical instrument used for incising the capsule of a lens. Synonym(s): capsulotome

capsulotome

(kăp′sū-lō-tōm″) [″ + Gr. tome, incision]
An instrument for incising the capsule of the crystalline lens.