urological

adjective
uro·​logi·​cal | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl How to pronounce urological (audio) \
variants: or less commonly urologic \ ˌyu̇r-​ə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce urologic (audio) \

Definition of urological

: of or relating to the urinary tract or to urology

Examples of urological in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web His doctor at Sylvester is a specialist in genital urological cancer. Cindy Krischer Goodman, sun-sentinel.com, "Sylvester Center’s new designation comes with big benefits for cancer patients," 29 July 2019 The device has been cleared by the Food and Drug Administration for several procedures, including urological surgeries and tonsil removal. Naseem S. Miller, orlandosentinel.com, "Health briefs: AdventHealth, arts center get grant for patient-caregiver study," 29 June 2019 The procedure lasted 14 hours and involved nine plastic surgeons, two urological surgeons and a team of anesthesiologists, nurses and surgical technicians, according to the release. Mark Lieber, CNN, "Doctors announce first successful penis and scrotum transplant," 24 Apr. 2018 The surgery, which took place over 14 hours on March 26, was performed by a team of nine plastic surgeons and two urological surgeons. Alexandra Sifferlin, Time, "Doctors Performed the First Full Penis and Scrotum Transplant on an American Military Vet," 23 Apr. 2018 But none of those remedies were as successful - or crazy - as what one physician did at a urological conference in 1983. Michael S. Rosenwald, chicagotribune.com, "The Viagra jackpot: A history of the little blue pill at 20," 28 Mar. 2018 But none of those remedies were as successful - or crazy - as what one physician did at a urological conference in 1983. The Washington Post, NOLA.com, "The Viagra jackpot: A history of the little blue pill at 20," 28 Mar. 2018 But none of those remedies was as successful — or crazy — as what one physician did at a urological conference in 1983. Michael S. Rosenwald, Washington Post, "The Viagra jackpot: A history of the little blue pill at 20," 27 Mar. 2018 Jones is an expert in urological oncology who pushed an effort to improve the Cleveland Clinics’ quality and safety metrics and expand the health-care system. Justin Jouvenal, Washington Post, "New CEO named to lead Inova hospitals, health-care facilities," 14 Mar. 2018

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First Known Use of urological

1855, in the meaning defined above

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“Urological.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urological. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

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urological

adjective
uro·​log·​i·​cal | \ ˌyu̇r-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl How to pronounce urological (audio) \
variants: also urologic \ -​ˈläj-​ik How to pronounce urologic (audio) \

Medical Definition of urological

: of or relating to the urinary tract or to urology a urological examination urological infections

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