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hepaticolithotomy

[ hĭ-păt′ĭ-kō-lĭ-thŏtə-mē ]

n.

Surgical removal of one or more calculi from a hepatic duct.

Nearby words

hepatico-, hepaticodochotomy, hepaticoduodenostomy, hepaticoenterostomy, hepaticogastrostomy, hepaticolithotomy, hepaticolithotripsy, hepaticostomy, hepaticotomy, hepatitic, hepatitis
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