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gravel

 [grav´el]
calculus occurring in small particles.

grav·el

(grav'ĕl),
Small concretions, usually of uric acid, calcium oxalate, or phosphates, formed in the kidney and passed through the ureter, bladder, and urethra.
Synonym(s): urocheras (1) , uropsammus (1)
[M.E., fr. O.Fr.]

gravel

/grav·el/ (grav´'l) calculi occurring in small particles.

gravel

(grăv′əl)
n.
Medicine The sandlike granular material of urinary calculi.

grav·el

(grav'ĕl)
Small concretions, usually of uric acid, calcium oxalate, or phosphates, formed in the kidney and passed through the ureter, bladder, and urethra.
[M.E., fr. O.Fr.]

Gravel

The debris which is formed from a fragmented kidney stone.
Mentioned in: Lithotripsy

gravel

calculus occurring in small particles.
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