urolithiasis
noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1860 a condition that is marked by the formation or presence of calculi in the urinary tract

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  • Urolithiăsis — (gr.), die Harnsteinkrankheit. Urolĭthus, ein Harnstein, s.d. Urologie, Lehre von der Beschaffenheit des Harns im Menschen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Urolithiăsis — (griech.), Harnsteinkrankheit (Harnsteinbildung und Neigung dazu; s. Harnsteine) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Urolithiasis — Urolithĭasis (grch.), Harnsteinbildung …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • urolithiasis — [yoor΄ō li thī′ə sis] n. a medical condition, often very painful, involving the formation or presence of calculi within the urinary tract …   English World dictionary

  • Urolithiasis — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = KUB stone DiseasesDB = 11346 ICD10 = ICD10|N|20|0|n|20 ICD10|N|22|0|n|20 ICD9 = ICD9|592 ICDO = OMIM = MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = ped eMedicineTopic = 2371 MeshID = D052878 Urolithiasis is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Urolithiasis — The process of forming stones in the kidney, bladder, and/or urethra (urinary tract). Kidney stones are a common cause of blood in the urine and pain in the abdomen, flank, or groin. Kidney stones occur in 1 in 20 people at some time in their… …   Medical dictionary

  • Urolithiasis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 N20 Nieren und Ureterstein N21 Stein in den unteren Harnwegen …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • urolithiasis — the formation of calculi in the urinary ducts …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • urolithiasis — /yoor oh li thuy euh sis/, n. Pathol. a diseased condition marked by the formation of stones in the urinary tract. [1855 60; URO 1 + LITHIASIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • urolithiasis — noun Presence of calculi in the urinary tract …   Wiktionary

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