urethrotomy

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urethrotomy

 [u″re-throt´ah-me]
incision of the urethra, usually for relief of a stricture; it may be done either through the perineum (external or perineal urethrotomy) or from within (internal urethrotomy).
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u·re·throt·o·my

(yū'rĕ-throt'ŏ-mē),
Surgical incision of a stricture of the urethra.
[urethro- + G. tomē, incision]
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urethrotomy

(yo͝or′ə-thrŏt′ə-mē)
n.
Surgical incision of a stricture of the urethra.
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