urinoscopy


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urinoscopy

(ˌjʊərɪˈnɒskəpɪ)
n, pl -pies
(Medicine) a medical or diagnostic examination of the urine
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urinoscopy, uroscopy

examination of the urine for diagnostic purposes. — urinoscopic, uroscopic, adj.
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The bulk of these treatises are translations from Latin, dealing with a wide variety of topics, such as ophthalmology, gynaecology, urinoscopy, phlebotomy, epilepsy, syphilis, and the plague (Mendez-Naya & Pahta 2010: 193).
(20) As urinoscopy was pioneered by Babylonian doctors, it would presumably have been noted if Alexander had passed black urine, but unfortunately the Ephemerides is more an official gazette than a medical report, and does not give such information.
(30) Supporters show an ape with a urinoscopy flask and another swaddling an infant (fig.