median lithotomy


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me·di·an li·thot·o·my

archaic term for lithotomy in which the perineal incision is made in the median raphe.
Synonym(s): marian lithotomy
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median lithotomy

A lithotomy performed with the incision in the median line in front of the anus.
See also: lithotomy
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