litholapaxy


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litholapaxy

(ˈlɪθələˌpæksɪ; lɪˈθɒləˌpæksɪ)
n, pl -paxies
(Medicine) the procedure of removing bladder stones by crushing them and extracting them through a catheter
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Majority of the cases were subjected to Suprapubic Cystolithotomy alone or in conjunction with suprapubic prostatectomy, in some cases cystoscopic litholapaxy were done, access for any complication and they discharged after suture removal and regular follow-up in surgery OPD.
8) Open surgery has been used for most symptomatic utricle cysts, including transurethral unroofing and holmium laser litholapaxy, (2,3) or complete resection through a suprapubic extraperitoneal approach.
2) Lithoextraction 53 0 (antegrade or retrograde) Redeployment of stones in renal 126 0 pelvis and per cutaneous litholapaxy (PNL) Total 262 6 (2.