urolithiasis

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noun uro·lith·ia·sis \ˌyu̇r-ə-li-ˈthī-ə-səs\

Definition of urolithiasis

  1. :  a condition that is marked by the formation or presence of calculi in the urinary tract

Origin and Etymology of urolithiasis

New Latin


Medical Dictionary

urolithiasis

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noun uro·lith·ia·sis \ˌyu̇r-ə-lith-ˈī-ə-səs\

Medical Definition of urolithiasis

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urolithiasiases

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  1. :  a condition that is characterized by the formation or presence of calculi in the urinary tract


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