uro·​gen·​i·​tal | \ ˌyu̇r-ō-ˈje-nə-tᵊl How to pronounce urogenital (audio) \

Definition of urogenital

: of, relating to, or being the organs or functions of excretion and reproduction : genitourinary urogenital atrophy

Examples of urogenital in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web These practices put those who menstruate at risk of skin irritations and urogenital infections, including urinary tract infections and bacterial vaginosis. Moms Helping Moms, Forbes, 1 May 2022 Researchers identified three key areas of fetal development that the studies suggest might be affected by prenatal exposure to APAP: neurological, reproductive, and urogenital. Isabella Cueto, STAT, 26 Sep. 2021 There is growing evidence that suggests exposure to acetaminophen can cause neurodevelopmental, reproductive and urogenital disorders. Jeanine Santucci, USA TODAY, 23 Sep. 2021 Both spent north of $500,000 of insurance money for urogenital surgery, plastic surgery and hormonal treatment. WSJ, 14 Jan. 2019

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First Known Use of urogenital

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Urogenital.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urogenital. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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uro·​gen·​i·​tal | \ ˌyu̇r-ō-ˈjen-ə-tᵊl How to pronounce urogenital (audio) \

Medical Definition of urogenital

: of, relating to, affecting, treating, or being the organs or functions of excretion and reproduction : genitourinary


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