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cystolithotomy

 [sis″to-lĭ-thot´ah-me]
incision of the bladder for removal of a calculus; called also cystolithectomy.

cys·to·li·thot·o·my

(sis'tō-li-thot'ō-mē),
Removal of a stone from the bladder through an incision or endoscopic puncture in its wall.
Synonym(s): vesical lithotomy
[cysto- + G. lithos, stone, + tomē, incision]

cystolithotomy

(sĭs′tō-lĭ-thŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of a urinary calculus from the bladder through an incision in its wall.

cys·to·li·thot·o·my

(sis'tō-li-thot'ŏ-mē)
Removal of a stone from the bladder through an incision in its wall.
[cysto- + G. lithos, stone, + tomē, incision]
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If a large vesical calculus is diagnosed during the antenatal period, then cystolithotomy should be performed and caesarean delivery can be avoided, but the indications are the same as for the non-pregnant state.
This can be the predisposing factor in the case reported in the present study who underwent cystolithotomy when he was 11 years old.
In addition Richter et al.18 combined open cystolithotomy with TURP in treating patients with very large bladder or numerous bladder stones and enlarged prostate.
Only 2(11.11%) patients that turned into open cystolithotomy required post-operative analgesics.
Satisfactory results can be achieved following surgical intervention by cystolithotomy or endoscopic cystolithotripsy.[sup.1,3]
The patients with history of recurrent retention of urine, recurrent catheterisation, and failed catheterisation with or without haematuria or with vesical calculus were subjected to suprapubic cystostomy/suprapubic cystolithotomy under local or spinal anaesthesia.
Suprapubic cystolithotomy was done and the stone was removed, together with the IUCD and the thread intact (Fig.
The treatment options available for bladder stones in children include extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy, transurethral cystolithotripsy, open cystolithotomy and percutaneous suprapubic cystolithotripsy.
More importantly, in spite of working in isolation in a rural environment, he was a pioneer in many areas, including aseptic surgery, cystolithotomy and suprapubic prostatectomy.
Since the prolene knot was attached firmly with the rectus sheath, we decided to open and cystolithotomy was done (Fig.