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li·thi·a·sis

 (lĭ-thī′ə-sĭs)
n. pl. li·thi·a·ses (-sēz′)
Pathological formation of mineral concretions in the body.
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lithiasis

(lɪˈθaɪəsɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol the formation of a calculus
[C17: New Latin; see litho-, -iasis]
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li•thi•a•sis

(lɪˈθaɪ ə sɪs)

n.
the formation or presence of stony concretions in the body.
[1650–60; < New Latin < Greek lithíāsis]
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lithiasis

a condition causing concretions of mineral salts, or calculi, in the pancreas, tear ducts, appendix, or kidneys.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lithiasis - the formation of stones (calculi) in an internal organ
cholelithiasis - the presence of gallstones in the gallbladder
enterolithiasis - the presence of calculi in the intestines
nephrolithiasis, renal lithiasis - the presence of kidney stones (calculi) in the kidney
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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lithiasis

li·thi·a·sis

n. litiasis, formación de cálculos, esp. biliares o del tracto urinario.
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The diagnoses were as follows: six patients had chronic glomerulonephritis, six had nephroangiosclerosis, four had chronic renal insufficiency, three had uric acid nephropathies, three had Good-Pasture syndrome, two had renal calculosis, two had vesicoureteral reflux, one had hypertension, one had atrophia renis segmentalis, one had lupus nephritis, one had endemic nephropathy, one had chronic pyelonephritis, one had renal tuberculosis, and one had renal vasculitis.
Fiorenzani et al., "Sex differences in the analgesic effects of ICI 182,780 and Flutamide on ureteral calculosis in rats," Hormones and Behavior, vol.