Medical Dictionary

nephrotomy

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noun ne·phrot·o·my \ni-ˈfrät-ə-mē\

Medical Definition of nephrotomy

plural

nephrotomies

  1. :  surgical incision of a kidney (as for the extraction of a calculus)


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