genitourinary system

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genitourinary system

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Noun1.genitourinary system - the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urinegenitourinary system - the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urine
system - a group of physiologically or anatomically related organs or parts; "the body has a system of organs for digestion"
excretory organ, urinary organ - an organ that separates waste substances from the blood and discharges them
genital system, reproductive system - organs and tissues involved in the production and maturation of gametes and in their union and subsequent development as offspring
urinary tract - the organs and tubes involved in the production and excretion of urine
urinary bladder - a membranous sac for temporary retention of urine
ureter - either of a pair of thick-walled tubes that carry urine from the kidney to the urinary bladder
urethra - duct through which urine is discharged in most mammals and which serves as the male genital duct
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4] The pathogenesis may be direct inoculation or heamatogenous spread from a primary focus in lung, lymph nodes, genitourinary tract and bones.
There are only 2 reported cases of Merkel cell carcinomas of the male genitourinary tract in the English literature, to our knowledge, one arising in the scrotum (21) and the other in the penis.
lung), whereas in the genitourinary tract it has a 2:1 to 3:1 male predominance.
southeastern coastal regions, were commonly used by Native Americans to relieve disorders of the male genitourinary tract.
Adhering strictly to this task, Ulbright, Amin, and Young have written a succinct, well-organized, and yet thorough standard for tumors of the male genitourinary tract.
Distal spread through the genitourinary tract from a renal source also possible.
1) The prevalence of sarcomas of the genitourinary tract is less than 5% of total sarcomas, and the spermatic cord is a common site.
Predisposing factors of systemic fungal infections of the genitourinary tract.
1,2] While the urethra and penis are the most common sites of origin of primary malignant melanoma in the genitourinary tract, the prostate, renal pelvis, ureter, and bladder are less common.
The most common sites of infection are liver (75%), lung (15%), brain (2-4%), and genitourinary tract (2-3%).
8] In contrast to the squamous lining seen in cutaneous cases, FEPs of the genitourinary tract have a urothelial lining.