Definition of Lithotripsy. Meaning of Lithotripsy. Synonyms of Lithotripsy
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Definition of Lithotripsy
Lithotripsy Lith"o*trip`sy, n. [Litho- + Gr. ? to rub, grind:
cf. F. lithotripsie.] (Surg.)
The operation of crushing a stone in the bladder with an
instrument called lithotriptor or lithotrite; lithotrity.
Meaning of Lithotripsy from wikipedia
- (endoscopic lithotripsy
): Laser lithotripsy
for larger stones
(> 2 cm) with good stone-free and complication
rates. Electrohydraulic lithotripsy
- Laser lithotripsy
is a surgical procedure
to remove stones
tract, i.e., kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. Laser lithotripsy
- The most common
use of extracorporeal shockwave therapy
(ESWT) is for lithotripsy
to treat kidney stones
(urinary calculosis) and biliary calculi
or may require procedures
such as extracorporeal shock
, ureteroscopy, or percutaneous
1% and 15% of...
- as radiosurgery.[medical citation
needed] Extracorporeal shock
is a non-invasive treatment
in the kidney,gallbladder or liver...
- urinary diversion Lithotripsy
: Intracorporeal electrohydraulic lithotripsy Intracorporeal laser lithotripsy Intracorporeal pneumatic lithotripsy
to: Extracorporeal shockwave therapy Extracorporeal shock
of a surgical incision
(therefore invasive), differs
are crushed either
by a minimally invasive
- LLT may refer
to: Laser lithotripsy
, a surgical procedure
to remove urinary stones
LLT GM High Feature
engine, a type of engine
surgery. Extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy
to other extracorporeal
therapies, in that...
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