Laparocystotomy | definition of laparocystotomy by Medical dictionary
laparocystotomy (lap″ă-rō-sis-tot′ŏ-mē) [ laparo- + cystotomy]
An obsolete procedure in humans in which abdominal surgery was performed to remove the contents of a cyst or an extrauterine fetus. The procedure is used primarily in veterinary medicine to extract kidney stones.
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Surgical removal of equine uroliths via the laparocystotomy
for urolith removal in geldings.
was performed to take out the suspected calculi under Atropine, Xylazine and Ketamine anaesthesia.