lithodialysis

[ lĭth′ō-dī-ălĭ-sĭs ]

n.

The fragmentation or dissolution of a calculus.

Nearby words

  1. lithium stearate,
  2. litho,
  3. litho-,
  4. litho.,
  5. lithoclast,
  6. lithogenesis,
  7. lithogenic,
  8. lithogenous,
  9. lithograph,
  10. lithographer


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