cystolitholapaxy

cy·sto·lith·o·la·pax·y

(sis'tō-lith'ō-lā-paks'ē),
Removal of bladder calculi by intravesical crushing and then irrigating to remove fragments.
[cysto- + G. lithos, stone, + lapaxis, and emptying out]

cy·sto·lith·o·la·pax·y

(sis'tō-lith'ō-lā-paks-ē)
Removal of bladder calculi by intravesical crushing and then irrigating to remove fragments.
[cysto- + G. lithos, stone, + lapaxis, and emptying out]

cystolitholapaxy

(sĭs″tō-lĭth-ŏl′ă-păk-sē) [″ + ″]
The removal of a kidney stone from the bladder by crushing the particles and extracting them by irrigation.
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The patient was offered cystolitholapaxy for the stones, and she was taught to practice Kegel exercises.
Cystolitholapaxy, which is a procedure to break up bladder stones into smaller pieces and remove them, was completed as an elective admission.
The second most common reason for acute hospital admission was complications of neurogenic bladder, including urinary tract infection, urinary retention, traumatic hypospadias, stent placement for renal calculi, and cystolitholapaxy.
Use of Amplatz sheath in male urethra during cystolitholapaxy of large bladder calculi .
10] Our report represents the first published case of tubeless PCNL with simultaneous cystolitholapaxy completed on an outpatient basis.
Given the size of the stone and the complex, encrusted stent, we recommended that the patient undergo a combination left PCNL and cystolitholapaxy.
Intraoperatively, standard antibiotic prophylaxis was administered and cystolitholapaxy was performed in the modified lithotomy position.
He underwent cystoscopy, retrograde pyelogram, ureteroscopy, intracorporeal lithotripsy and cystolitholapaxy.
At cystoscopy, a bladder stone was observed and the patient was scheduled for laser cystolitholapaxy under general anesthetic.