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nephrolithotomy

[ nef-roh-li-thot-uh-mee ]
/ 藢n蓻f ro蕣 l瑟藞胃蓲t 蓹 mi /
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noun, plural neph路ro路li路thot路o路mies.Surgery.
incision or opening of a kidney pelvis for removal of a calculus.
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Origin of nephrolithotomy

First recorded in 1840鈥50; nephrolith + -o- + -tomy
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