uropathogenic

adjective
uro·​patho·​gen·​ic | \ ˌyu̇r-ō-ˌpath-ə-ˈjen-ik How to pronounce uropathogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of uropathogenic

: of, relating to, or being a pathogen (as some strains of E. coli) of the urinary tract

Other Words from uropathogenic

uropathogen \ -​ˈpath-​ə-​jən How to pronounce uropathogen (audio) \ noun

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“Uropathogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/uropathogenic. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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