cystolithotomy


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cystolithotomy

 [sis″to-lĭ-thot´ah-me]
incision of the bladder for removal of a calculus; called also cystolithectomy.

cys·to·li·thot·o·my

(sis'tō-li-thot'ō-mē),
Removal of a stone from the bladder through an incision or endoscopic puncture in its wall.
Synonym(s): vesical lithotomy
[cysto- + G. lithos, stone, + tomē, incision]

cystolithotomy

/cys·to·li·thot·o·my/ (-lĭ-thot´ah-me) incision of the bladder for removal of a calculus.

cystolithotomy

(sĭs′tō-lĭ-thŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of a urinary calculus from the bladder through an incision in its wall.

cystolithotomy

[-lithot′əmē]
removal of a bladder stone from the urinary bladder following surgical opening of the bladder. Also called cystolithectomy, vesical lithotomy.

cys·to·li·thot·o·my

(sis'tō-li-thot'ŏ-mē)
Removal of a stone from the bladder through an incision in its wall.
[cysto- + G. lithos, stone, + tomē, incision]

cystolithotomy

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