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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Imaging the effects of diabetes on the genitourinary system.
Diseases of the blood and blood-forming organs, diseases of the genitourinary system, diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue, diseases of the nervous system and sense organs, diseases of the skin and subcutaneous tissue, mental illness, neoplasms, ill-defined conditions (predominantly syncope), and other all combined to make up less than 14% of all medical readmissions.
61 Intraoperative hemorrhage and hematoma of a genitourinary system organ or structure complicating a genitourinary system procedure
Mercury causes damage to the genitourinary system (tubular dysfunction) the central and peripheral nervous systems as well as the fetus.
Tuberculosis and parasitic and fungal infections of the genitourinary system.
For example, Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG, which colonizes and has beneficial effects on gastrointestinal health, does not appear to be particularly effective as a probiotic for the genitourinary system.
A new variant of unusual tentatively benign vascular neoplasm seen in the genitourinary system, and particularly the kidney, has been recently described under the designation of anastomosing hemangioma by Montgomery and Epstein (15) and Kryvenko et al.
2 percent), heart (5 percent versus 3 percent), and genitourinary system (1.
supplies surgeons who perform procedures on the genitourinary system with an anatomy text that combines embryology with mature anatomy in a clinical perspective.
Outlining the main developments which were recorded in 2009 compared to 2008, the Report notes that injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes have the highest share, 11,5% of the total patients discharged from general hospitals, followed by diseases of the circulatory system 9,0%, diseases of the respiratory system 7,9%, diseases of the digestive system 7,6%, neoplasms 6,6%, pregnancy, childbirth and puerperium 6,3% and diseases of the genitourinary system 6,1%.
The researchers observed associations between maternal life stress during pregnancy and a variety of childhood ailments during followup, including infectious and parasitic diseases, mental and behavioral disorders, and diseases of the eye, ear, skin, respiratory system, digestive system, musculoskeletal system, and genitourinary system.
In 2010, 63% of new studies were initiated in nine therapeutic areas: the largest number of studies has been initiated in Oncology (81); Endocrine and metabolic diseases and Respiratory System (37); Circulatory System (29); Infectious and parasitic diseases (28); Nervous System (27); Mental and behavioural disorders (25); Diseases of the musculoskeletal system (24) and 22 new clinical trials were dedicated to the Diseases of the genitourinary system.