- the formation or presence of stony concretions, as calculi, in the body.
Origin of lithiasis
Examples from the Web for lithiasis
Historical Examples of lithiasis
Similarly, in Oxaluria, oxalic acid is found there; in Lithiasis, lithic acid in excess.
Diabetes and Lithiasis are more under the control of Restoratives than the others.
A simple excess of uric acid in this secretion constitutes Lithiasis.
In Gout and Lithiasis there is an excess in the system of nitrogenous matter, and thus a tendency to an extra formation of urea.
- pathol the formation of a calculus
Word Origin for lithiasis
- The formation of calculi of any kind, especially biliary or urinary calculi.