choledocholithotripsy

(redirected from choledocholithotrity)

cho·led·o·cho·lith·o·trip·sy

(kō-led'ō-kō-lith'ō-trip-sē),
Fragmentation of a gallstone in the common bile duct either by transcutaneous sonic energy or endoscopically directed laser.
[choledocho- + G. lithos, stone, + tripsis, rubbing]

choledocholithotripsy

[-lith′ətrip′sē]
a procedure for crushing gallstones in the common bile duct with a lithotrite.

cho·led·o·cho·lith·o·trip·sy

(kō'lĕ-dō-kō-lith'ō-trip-sē)
Fragmentation of a gallstone in the common bile duct either by transcutaneous sonic energy or endoscopically directed laser.

choledocholithotripsy

(kō-lĕd′ō-kō-lĭth″ō-trĭp-sē) [″ + ″ + ″ + tripsis, a crushing]
Crushing of a gallstone in the common bile duct.