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uroepithelium

noun uro·ep·i·the·li·um \ ˌyu̇r-ō-ˌep-ə-ˈthē-lē-əm \

medical Definition of uroepithelium

plural uroepithelia
:urothelium
  • When urinary tract infections develop in such children, associated renal tract abnormalities usually appear to play a role, indicating that adequate urine flow and intact uroepithelium are key in the prevention of urinary tract infections.
  • —Giovanni Montini et al.The New England Journal of Medicine21 July 2011

uroepithelial

\-əl\ adjective
    • uroepithelial cells

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