urol·​o·​gist | \yu̇-ˈrä-lə-jist \

Definition of urologist 

: a physician who specializes in the urinary or urogenital tract

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urology \yu̇-​ˈrä-​lə-​jē \ noun

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While UTIs affect people of all sexes and ages, Kathleen Kobashi, a urologist at Virginia Mason Medical Center in Seattle, tells Allure that women are much more likely to be afflicted thanks to their anatomy. Carolyn Todd, Allure, "This Is Why You Keep Getting UTIs After Sex," 13 Aug. 2018 Officials at Porter Regional Hospital on Tuesday mourned the death of a urologist who died early Monday in a crash after leaving work at the hospital. Amy Lavalley, Post-Tribune, "Porter doctor remembered after fatal crash," 29 May 2018 After the ambulance arrived, Asdourian was taken to Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he was quickly seen by a team of urologists. Mark Lieber, CNN, "Every man's nightmare: The serious case of the 'Broken Bananah'," 18 Apr. 2018 Not this time, Buchleiter’s urologist told her colleague. Shari Rudavsky, Indianapolis Star, "'Life-changing surgery': IU Health gender affirmation program one of few in Midwest," 9 June 2018 His new doctor, Todd Morgan, is a member of Music—Michigan Urological Surgery Improvement Collaborative—a group of urologists whose aims include curbing overtreatment. Lucette Lagnado, WSJ, "Prostate-Cancer Gene Test Helps Patients Decide on Treatment," 31 Mar. 2018 Decades later, my urologist confirms this wasn’t a good idea. Mike Kerrigan, WSJ, "Save the Great American Family Road Trip," 28 June 2018 Kparker was a practicing urologist affiliated with the University of Illinois Medical Center, among others, according to www.sharecare.com. Amy Lavalley, Post-Tribune, "Porter doctor remembered after fatal crash," 29 May 2018 Two urologists who have no personal knowledge of Mrs. Trump’s condition said the most likely explanation for the procedure is a kind of noncancerous kidney tumor called an angiomyolipoma. Washington Post, "Melania Trump expected to remain hospitalized through week," 15 May 2018

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First Known Use of urologist

1879, in the meaning defined above

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urol·​o·​gist | \yu̇-ˈräl-ə-jəst \

Medical Definition of urologist 

: a physician who specializes in urology

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