noun[mass noun] Medicine
The formation of gallstones.
- These tumors are associated with diabetes mellitus, cholelithiasis, steatorrhea, and hypochlorhydria.
- Everything about his cholecystitis with cholelithiasis and pancreatitis was ‘textbook’ except the location of his most intense abdominal pain.
- Splenectomy effectively arrests the extravascular hemolysis and prevents its long-term complications, such as cholelithiasis and aplastic crises.
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