urol·​o·​gist | \ yu̇-ˈrä-lə-jist How to pronounce urologist (audio) \

Definition of urologist

: a physician who specializes in the urinary or urogenital tract

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urology \ yu̇-​ˈrä-​lə-​jē How to pronounce urology (audio) \ noun

Examples of urologist in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And what Korda, who is especially precise and self-searching about his psychological experience, said about his urologist. Virginia Heffernan, Wired, "Steely Eyes, Tragic Ends: The Bromantic Theory of History," 26 Aug. 2020 Unfortunately, there isn’t much hard scientific evidence to explain it, Howard Goldman, MD, a urologist at the Cleveland Clinic, tells Health. Kasandra Brabaw, Health.com, "Is It Just Me, or Do You Do a Pee Dance When You Really Have to Use the Bathroom, Too?," 25 Aug. 2020 Basic anatomy in itself may be the single biggest risk factor for UTIs, urologist Elodi Dielubanza, M.D., assistant professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and associate surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, tells SELF. Carolyn L. Todd, SELF, "5 Causes of Recurrent UTIs That Can Make Peeing a Literal Pain," 14 Aug. 2020 Joshua Fiske – a 47-year-old urologist and marathoner who ran 16-20 miles a week – nearly died of COVID-19, too. Camille Caldera, USA TODAY, "Fact check: Low body fat, healthy lifestyle do not prevent COVID-19," 30 July 2020 Tuerk, who was an alternate for the former East Germany's Olympic decathlon team in 1980 according to a 2004 profile in The Boston Globe, was a urologist at St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Boston. CBS News, "Prominent doctor charged with killing wife in affluent Boston suburb," 19 May 2020 But many labs choose to ignore this, said Kwok Ka-Ki, a member of Hong Kong's parliament, who is also a urologist. Julie Zaugg, CNN, "Blood smuggling in China: Why pregnant women are breaking the law to find out their babies' sex," 13 Oct. 2019 Quickly, a majority of urologists adopted the robotic approach. D. T. Max, The New Yorker, "Paging Dr. Robot," 23 Sep. 2019 Kirby, a urologist, was the pilot of the plane that crashed shortly after 11 a.m., the newspaper reported. NBC News, "Ex-mayor in California who quit after criticizing Trump dies in plane crash," 19 Apr. 2020

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First Known Use of urologist

1879, in the meaning defined above

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“Urologist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/urologist. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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urol·​o·​gist | \ yu̇-ˈräl-ə-jəst How to pronounce urologist (audio) \

Medical Definition of urologist

: a physician who specializes in urology

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