lithiasis


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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.

lithiasis

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

li•thi•a•sis

(lɪˈθaɪ ə sɪs)

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

lithiasis

a condition causing concretions of mineral salts, or calculi, in the pancreas, tear ducts, appendix, or kidneys.
See also: Disease and Illness
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
Translations
Lithiasis
결석증
lithiasis

li·thi·a·sis

n. litiasis, formación de cálculos, esp. biliares o del tracto urinario.
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Numerous fibrous adhesions were verified intraoperatively, as well as stenosis of the previous anastomosis, sludge and lithiasis of the greatly distended hepaticus, and stagnant liver of solid consistency.
On the other hand, patients of average risk are the elderly, patients with systemic diseases, recurrent urinary infections, recurrent urinary lithiasis and uropathy (Xavier, Santos, Almeida, Clos, & Santos, 2014)
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Genetic mutations of ABCB4 may lead to chronic cholestasis, chronic "hepatitis," cryptogenic cirrhosis, intrahepatic lithiasis, gallstones, intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy (ICP), or progressive familial intrahepatic cholestasis type 3 (PFIC3), all of which are typically associated with elevated GGTP levels (9).
An old patient, with a history of lithiasis, has a high risk of developing urosepsis, 7 with age representing a negative prognostic factor.
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They divided 90 patients into three groups: healthy fasting patients (GI), healthy non-fasting patients (G2), and non-fasting patients with calcium lithiasis (G3).