nephrolithiasis


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nephrolithiasis

 [nef″ro-lĭ-thi´ah-sis]
1. the formation of kidney stones.
2. a condition marked by the presence of kidney stones.

neph·ro·li·thi·a·sis

(nef'rō-li-thī'ă-sis),
Presence of renal calculi.

nephrolithiasis

(nef″ro-lĭ-thi´ah-sis) presence of renal calculi.

nephrolithiasis

[nef′rōlithī′əsis]
a disorder characterized by the presence of calculi in the kidney. See also renal calculus.

nephrolithiasis

The formal medical term for kidney stone(s) (see there), or urinary tract calculi.

nephrolithiasis

Kidney stone(s), see there.

neph·ro·li·thi·a·sis

(nef'rō-li-thī'ă-sis)
Presence of renal calculi.

nephrolithiasis

Stones in the kidney.

nephrolithiasis

a condition marked by the presence of renal calculi. See also urolithiasis.
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