lithotomy definition

  • noun:
    • surgery of a stone or rocks through the urinary system.
    • A surgical method for elimination of calculi, (bolily rocks created inside specific hollow organs) such renal stones and gallstones.
    • The operation, art, or practice of cutting for rock inside bladder.
    • The operation, art, or training of cutting for stone into the bladder.
    • surgery of a stone (calculus)

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