[ lith-uh-ree-sis ]
/ ˌlɪθ əˈri sɪs /

noun Pathology.

the passage of gravel in the urine.

Origin of lithuresis

< New Latin < Greek líth(os) lith- + oúrēsis urination, equivalent to ourē- (variant stem of oureîn to urinate; see uro-1) + -sis -sis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for lithuresis

[ lĭth′yu-rēsĭs ]


The passage of small calculi in the urine.
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