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ureterolithotomy

[yoo-ree-tuh-roh-li-thot-uh-mee] /yʊˌri tə roʊ lɪˈθɒt ə mi/
noun, plural ureterolithotomies. Surgery
1.
incision of a ureter for removal of a calculus.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; ureter + -o- + lithotomy
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  • Related ureterolithotomy procedure not allowed on same date of service.
ureterolithotomy in Medicine

ureterolithotomy u·re·ter·o·li·thot·o·my (yu-rē'tə-rō-lĭ-thŏt'ə-mē)
n.
Surgical removal of a calculus lodged in a ureter.

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