Lithotomy definitions

lĭ-thŏt'ə-mē
Surgical removal of a stone or stones from the urinary tract.
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The surgical removal of a calculus, or mineral concretion.
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Surgical removal of a stone or stones from the urinary tract.
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A surgical method for removal of calculi, (bolily stones formed inside certain hollow organs) such kidney stones and gallstones.
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Origin of lithotomy

From Ancient Greek λίθος (lithos, “stone") + τέμνω (temnō, “I cut").