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cholecystotomy

[koh-luh-si-stot-uh-mee, kol-uh-] /ˌkoʊ lə sɪˈstɒt ə mi, ˌkɒl ə-/
noun, plural cholecystotomies. Surgery
1.
incision of the gallbladder.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; chole- + cysto- + -tomy
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cholecystotomy in Medicine

cholecystotomy cho·le·cys·tot·o·my (kō'lĭ-sĭ-stŏt'tə-mē)
n.
Incision into the gallbladder.

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