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anogenital Syllabification: a·no·gen·i·tal
Pronunciation: /ˌanōˈjenədl/

Definition of anogenital in English:


Medicine & Anatomy
Of or relating to the anus and genitals.
Example sentences
  • It now seems that the clinical spectrum of disease can include atypical rashes, fissuring, excoriation and discomfort of the anogenital area, cervical lesions, urinary symptoms, and extragenital lesions.
  • Adults also may develop atopic dermatitis of the hands, upper eyelids, and anogenital region.
  • When performing the anogenital examination, it is important to be familiar with prepubertal anatomy and normal variants.


Early 20th century: from Latin ano- (combining form of anus) + genital.

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