cholelithotripsy

cholelithotripsy

 [ko″le-lith´o-trip″se] (cholelithotrity [ko″le-lĭ-thot´rĭ-te]) crushing of a gallstone.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

cho·le·lith·o·trip·sy

, cholelithotrity (kō'lē-lith'ō-trip-sē, kō-lē-li-thot'ri-tē),
Rarely used term for the crushing of a gallstone.
[chole- + G. lithos, stone, + tripsis, a rubbing]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

cho·le·lith·o·trip·sy

, cholelithotrity (kō'lĕ-lith'ō-trip-sē, -li-thotri-tē)
The crushing of a gallstone.
[chole- + G. lithos, stone, + tripsis, a rubbing]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
Mentioned in ?