[ yoor-uh-throt-uh-mee ]
/ ˌyʊər əˈθrɒt ə mi /
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noun, plural u·re·throt·o·mies.Surgery.
an operation to cut a stricture of the urethra.
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How to use urethrotomy in a sentence
The first recorded operation for external urethrotomy for the relief of stricture is mentioned in Wiseman's writings.An Epitome of the History of Medicine|Roswell Park
He performed internal urethrotomy, and wrote on amputations, injuries of the head, and hernia.Outlines of Greek and Roman Medicine|James Sands Elliott
Medical definitions for urethrotomy
[ yur′ə-thrŏt′ə-mē ]
Surgical incision of a stricture of the urethra.
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