Definition of urology in English:

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urology

Pronunciation: /jʊˈrɒlədʒi/

noun

[mass noun]
The branch of medicine and physiology concerned with the function and disorders of the urinary system.
Example sentences
  • Ten of the participants worked on specialty teams, including urology, orthopedic, neurology, vascular, and trauma.
  • Clinics such as orthopaedics, urology, gynaecology and gastroenterology are dependent on the diagnostic and treatment centre.
  • Suitable for use in applications that require a stiff shaft and flexible tip, the tubing is used in urology, radiology, neurology, and cardiology applications.

Derivatives

urologic

Pronunciation: /jʊrəˈlɒdʒɪk/
adjective
Example sentences
  • This study examined the contamination of boots worn by surgeons and other perioperative personnel during urologic, gynecologic, plastic, thoracic, and orthopedic procedures in a hospital in the United Kingdom.
  • All patients were hospitalized and were scheduled to undergo gynecologic, orthopedic, urologic, vascular, or general surgery.
  • Recognition of the condition, identification of associated syndromes, proper diagnostic evaluation and timely referral for urologic surgical therapy are important steps in preventing adverse consequences.

urological

Pronunciation: /jʊrəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/
adjective
Example sentences
  • Eligible patients were those scheduled for orthopedic, vascular, urological, or general abdominal surgery.
  • Gerald Tresidder, consultant urological surgeon and anatomy teacher at The London Hospital, Whitechapel, taught me one of the most memorable lessons I received during clinical training.
  • It contains reviews, urological guidelines for general practice, and information on the institute's courses and meetings

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Line breaks: ur|ology

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