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urolithiasis

[yoo r-oh-li-thahy-uh-sis] /ˌyʊər oʊ lɪˈθaɪ ə sɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
a diseased condition marked by the formation of stones in the urinary tract.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; uro-1 + lithiasis
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urolithiasis in Medicine

urolithiasis u·ro·li·thi·a·sis (yur'ō-lĭ-thī'ə-sĭs)
n.
A diseased condition resulting from the presence or formation of calculi in the urinary tract.

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