cholelithotomy


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Noun1.cholelithotomy - removal of gallstone through an incision in the gallbladder
lithotomy - surgical removal of a stone (calculus)
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We enrolled 622 patients (American Society of Anesthesiologists [ASA] Class I-III) who received laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) or cholelithotomy under propofol-based TIVA or DES anesthesia.