[ nuh-frot-uh-mee ]
/ nəˈfrɒt ə mi /
noun, plural ne·phrot·o·mies.Surgery.
incision into the kidney, as for the removal of a calculus.
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British Dictionary definitions for nephrotomy
/ (nɪˈfrɒtəmɪ) /
noun plural -mies
surgical incision into a kidney
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Medical definitions for nephrotomy
[ nə-frŏt′ə-mē ]
An incision into the kidney.
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