cholecystotomy

[koh-luh-si-stot-uh-mee, kol-uh-]

Origin of cholecystotomy

First recorded in 1875–80; chole- + cysto- + -tomy
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cholecystotomy in Medicine

cholecystotomy

[kō′lĭ-sĭ-stŏttə-mē]
n.
  1. Incision into the gallbladder.
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