calicectomy

calicectomy

 [kal″ĭ-sek´to-me]
excision of a calix of the kidney.
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cal·i·cot·o·my

(kal'ĭ-sot'ō-mē),
Incision into a calix, usually for removal of a calculus.
Synonym(s): calicectomy, caliotomy
[calix, + G. tomē, a cutting]
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calicectomy

(kăl′ĭ-sĕk′tə-mē, kā′lĭ-) or

caliectomy

(kăl′ē-ĕk′tə-mē, kā′lē-)
n.
Excision of a calix.
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