TITLE

lithectomy

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1256
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "lithectomy" is presented. It refers to the surgical removal of a calculus. The term originated from the words "lithos" which means stone and "ektome" which means excision. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234334

 

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