lithectomy


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li·thot·o·my

(li-thot'ŏ-mē),
Cutting for stone; a cutting operation for the removal of a calculus, especially a vesical calculus.
Synonym(s): lithectomy
[litho- + G. tomē, incision]

lithectomy

(lĭ-thĕk′tə-mē)
n.

li·thot·o·my

(li-thot'ŏ-mē)
Cutting operation for the removal of a calculus, especially a vesical calculus.
Synonym(s): lithectomy.
[litho- + G. tomē, incision]

lithectomy

(lith-ek′tō-mē) [ litho- + -ektomy]
The surgical removal of a calculus.