urogenital system

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urogenital system

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The complex of organs of the urinary system and their associated genital structures. Also called genitourinary system.

urogenital system

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urogenital tract

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(Anatomy) anatomy the urinary tract and reproductive organs
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Noun1.urogenital system - the system that includes all organs involved in reproduction and in the formation and voidance of urineurogenital 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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reagent kit for studying the microflora of the urogenital tract in women by the method of polymerase chain reaction (pcr) taking into account the results in real time 3 names, 20 464 byn2.
(3.) Ehammer T, Riccabona M, Maier E (2011) High resolution of MR for evaluation of lower urogenital tract malformations in infants and children: feasibility and preliminary experiences.
The menopausal transition is characterized by diminishing levels of endogenous estrogen; an estradiol level <30 pg/mL can impact the entire lower urogenital tract rather rapidly.
Given that lactobacilli are generally recognized as the hallmark of a healthy vaginal microbiota, the rationale for probiotic use in support of women's urogenital tract health is strong.
Men infertility is associated with a decrease in the seminal quality that is frequently affected by uropathogenic or commensal microorganisms that colonize the male and female urogenital tract. Fungal infections are mostly asymptomatic and Candida spp.
A newly discovered mycoplasma in the human urogenital tract Lancet 1981; 1:1288-1291.
(15) This elevated risk is due to trauma to the lower urogenital tract (urethra) and introduction of bacteria into the urethra via mechanical factors.
However, since the lower vagina is derived from the urogenital tract, enteric neoplasia of the lower genital tract could develop from loci of gastrointestinal metaplasia from cloacal remnants.
[19] Participants from N = 1668, age 50-78 2009 longitudinal, community years old (mean age: based Krimpen Study of 60.6), 100% males male urogenital tract problems and general health status Author [ref ] year Study objective Hughes et al.
[1,2] The urogenital tract, breast, gastrointestinal tract, liver, pancreas and lungs have also been reported to be affected by the disease.
[3] Unlike cutaneous melanomas, primary mucosal melanomas arise from melanocytes located in occult sites and can present along the mucosal membranes lining respiratory, gastrointestinal, and urogenital tract. The sinonasal melanomas are extremely rare and accounts for less than 1% of all melanomas.