- surgical incision into the gall bladder or urinary bladder
- surgical incision into the capsule of the lens of the eye
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In such a case a cystotomy would be indicated were the bullet discovered in the viscus.Surgical Experiences in South Africa, 1899-1900
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- Incision into the bladder.vesicotomy
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