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cholecystostomy

[ koh-luh-si-stos-tuh-mee, kol-uh- ]
/ 藢ko蕣 l蓹 s瑟藞st蓲s t蓹 mi, 藢k蓲l 蓹- /
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noun, plural cho路le路cys路tos路to路mies.Surgery.
formation of an opening through the abdominal wall into the gallbladder, usually done for drainage and to remove gallstones.
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Origin of cholecystostomy

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Medical definitions for cholecystostomy

cholecystostomy
[ k艒鈥瞝沫-s沫-st艔st蓹-m膿 ]

n.
The establishment of a fistula into the gallbladder.
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