urolith


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u·ro·lith

 (yo͝or′ə-lĭth′)
u′ro·lith′ic adj.

urolith

(ˈjʊərəʊlɪθ)
n
(Pathology) pathol a calculus in the urinary tract
[from uro-1 + Greek lithos stone]
ˌuroˈlithic adj

u′rinary cal′culus


n.
a calcareous concretion in the urinary tract.
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Noun1.urolith - a urinary stone
calculus, concretion - a hard lump produced by the concretion of mineral salts; found in hollow organs or ducts of the body; "renal calculi can be very painful"
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In general, excessive BUN levels indicate damaged kidney function, sometimes followed by kidney urolith occurrence.
Urinary bladder carcinogenesis induced by melamine in F344 male rats: correlation between carcinogenicity and urolith formation.
Cloacoliths are relative uncommon cloacal conditions, and this case documents cloacoscopic findings, rectal obstruction, and confirmation of its uric acid composition by urolith analysis.