struvite calculus


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struvite calculus

a calculus in which the crystalloid component consists of magnesium ammonium phosphate; usually associated with urinary tract infection caused by urease-producing bacteria.

stru·vite cal·cu·lus

(strū'vīt kal'kyū-lŭs)
A calculus in which the crystalloid component consists of magnesium ammonium phosphate; usually associated with urinary tract infection caused by urease-producing bacteria.