ureterolysis

noun
ure·​ter·​ol·​y·​sis | \ ˌyu̇r-ət-ər-ˈäl-ə-səs How to pronounce ureterolysis (audio) , yu̇-ˌrēt-ər- How to pronounce ureterolysis (audio) \
plural ureterolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce ureterolysis (audio) \

Medical Definition of ureterolysis

: a surgical procedure to free a ureter from abnormal adhesions or surrounding tissue (as in retroperitoneal fibrosis)

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“Ureterolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ureterolysis. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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