lithogenesis


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lithogenesis

 [lith″o-jen´ĕ-sis]
formation of calculi, or stones. adj., adj lithog´enous.

lith·o·gen·e·sis

, lithogeny (lith'ō-jen'ĕ-sis, lith-oj'ĕ-nē),
Formation of calculi.
[litho- + G. genesis, production]

lithogenesis

/litho·gen·e·sis/ (-jen´ĕ-sis) formation of calculi.lithogen´iclithog´enous

lithogenesis

[lith′əjen′əsis]
Etymology: Gk, lithos, stone, genein, to produce
the origin of the formation of a calculus.

lith·o·gen·e·sis

, lithogeny (lith'ō-jen'ě-sis, lith-oj'ě-nē)
Formation of calculi.
[litho- + G. genesis, production]

lithogenesis

formation of calculi, or stones.
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