cholecystolithotomy

cholecystolithotomy

 [ko″le-sis″to-lĭ-thot´ah-me]
incision of the gallbladder for removal of gallstones.

cholecystolithotomy

/cho·le·cys·to·li·thot·o·my/ (-lĭ-thot´ah-me) incision of the gallbladder for removal of gallstones.

cholecystolithotomy

[ko′lisis′tōlithot′ämē]
incision of the gallbladder for removal of gallstones.
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There are three options: cholecystectomy (removal of the gall bladder), cholecystolithotomy (removal of the stones), or do nothing and see if the stones either pass or dissolve.