suprapubic lithotomy

su·pra·pu·bic li·thot·o·my

lithotomy in which the bladder is entered by an abdominal incision immediately above the symphysis pubis.
Synonym(s): high lithotomy

suprapubic lithotomy

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Through his experience with suprapubic lithotomy, Groves progressively mastered the suprapubic approach for urologic disease.
The Bullfrog Tavern (Guelph, Ontario) where Groves proceeded to his first suprapubic lithotomy (taken from All in the Day's Work).