chole-


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chole-

 
word element [Gr.], bile.

chole-

, chol-cholo- (kō'lē, kōl, kōl'ō), Do not confuse this combining form with coleo- or colo-.
Bile. Compare: bili-.
[G. cholē]

chole-

word element [Gr.], bile.

chole-, chol-, cholo-

prefix meaning "bile": cholecystectomy, cholelithotomy, cholesterase.

chole-

, chol- , cholo-
Combining forms indicating bile.
Compare: bili-
[G. cholē]

chole-

word element. [Gr.] bile.
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6 The change came after 100 years, when in 1987 Professor Mouret from France started with a new operative method of laparoscopic chole- cystectomy.
Thick wall gallbladder was found in 56% of open cholecys- tectomy group and 50% of laparoscopic chole- cystectomy group, adhesion around the gallblad- der in 42% of open and 38% of laparoscopic chole- cystectomy group.
92 minutes and for laparoscopic chole- cystectomy 48.
Chole- cystectomy is becoming an increasingly com- mon operation in Hyderabad and adjoining ar- eas.