ureterolith

concretion forming in the ureter

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • ureterolith — ure·tero·lith (u reґtər o lith) [uretero + lith] a calculus lodged or formed in a ureter …   Medical dictionary

  • ureterolithiasis — The formation or presence of a calculus or calculi in one or both ureters. [ureterolith + G. iasis, condition] * * * ure·tero·li·thi·a·sis (u re″tər o lĭ thiґə sis) the formation or presence of calculi in the ureter …   Medical dictionary

  • ureterolithotomy — Removal of a stone lodged in a ureter. [ureterolith + G. tome, incision] * * * ure·tero·li·thot·o·my yu̇ .rēt ə rō li thät ə mē n, pl mies removal of a calculus by incision of a ureter * * * n. the surgical removal of a stone from the ureter (see …   Medical dictionary

  • Stones and Rocks — All the words in this list incorporate the element lith , from the Greek lithos stone . Unfortunately, if you ve come looking for a list of different types of stone (a list that would easily run into the thousands) you should really consult a… …   Phrontistery dictionary

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