lithotrity definition

  • noun:
    • A surgical procedure to pulverize rocks in the urinary bladder or urethra so that they can be passed away out from the body inside urine.
    • The procedure of breaking a stone in bladder into tiny pieces capable of being voided.
    • The operation of breaking a stone when you look at the bladder or urethrea into small pieces effective at becoming voided; lithotripsy.
    • The procedure of crushing a stone within the bladder in the form of an instrument called a lithotrite.

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