nephrolithotomy

noun
neph·​ro·​li·​thot·​o·​my | \ -li-ˈthät-ə-mē How to pronounce nephrolithotomy (audio) \
plural nephrolithotomies

Medical Definition of nephrolithotomy

: the surgical operation of removing a calculus from the kidney

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“Nephrolithotomy.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nephrolithotomy. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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