litholysis

litholysis

 [lĭ-thol´ĭ-sis]
dissolution of calculi.
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li·thol·y·sis

(li-thol'i-sis), Avoid the mispronunciation litholy'sis.
The dissolution of urinary calculi.
[litho- + G. lysis, dissolution]
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li·thol·y·sis

(li-thol'i-sis)
The dissolution of urinary calculi.
[litho- + G. lysis, dissolution]
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For an uncommon uric acid calculus like a staghorn calculus, the combined application of litholysis therapies, ESWL, and percutaneous nephrolithotomy can be adopted.
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Litholysis The dissolution of calculi using solvents.