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cholelithiasis

[koh-luh-li-thahy-uh-sis, kol-uh-]
noun Pathology.
  1. the presence of gallstones.
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Origin of cholelithiasis

First recorded in 1855–60; cholelith + -iasis
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cholelithiasis in Medicine

cholelithiasis

(kō′lə-lĭ-thīə-sĭs)
n.
  1. The presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts.
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cholelithiasis in Science

cholelithiasis

[kō′lə-lĭ-thīə-sĭs]
  1. The presence or formation of gallstones in the gallbladder or bile ducts.
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