Pronounced: sis-TOE-litho-lay-pak-seeEn Español (Spanish Version)
Cystolitholapaxy is a procedure to break up bladder stones into smaller pieces and remove them. Bladder stones are minerals that have built up in the bladder. Ultrasonic waves or lasers may be delivered through a tool called a cystoscope to break up the stones.
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Last reviewedJune 2013by Adrienne Carmack, MD
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