The surgical specialty of medicine that treats disorders of the urinary tract and the urogenital system.

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  • Urology — is the branch of Surgery that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. Medical professionals specializing in the field of urology are called urologists and are trained to diagnose, treat, and… …   Wikipedia

  • Urology — U*rol o*gy, n. [1st uro + logy.] (Med.) See {Uronology}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • urology — 1753, from URO (Cf. uro ) + LOGY (Cf. logy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • urology — [yoo räl′ə jē] n. [ URO 1 + LOGY] the branch of medicine dealing with the urogenital or urinary system and its diseases urologic [yoor΄ə läj′ik] adj. urological urologist n …   English World dictionary

  • urology — urologic /yoor euh loj ik/, urological, adj. urologist, n. /yoo rol euh jee/, n. the scientific, clinical, and esp. surgical aspects of the study of the urine and the genitourinary tract in health and disease. [1745 55; URO 1 + LOGY] * * *… …   Universalium

  • Urology robotics — Urology Robotics, or URobotics, is a new interdisciplinary field for the application of robots in urology and for the development of such systems and novel technologies in this clinical discipline [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11954067] ,… …   Wikipedia

  • urology — noun see urologist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • urology — The medical specialty concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the genitourinary tract. [uro + G. logos, study] * * * urol·o·gy jē n …   Medical dictionary

  • urology — study of urine; urinary tract Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • urology — n. branch of medicine dealing with the female urinary organs and the male urogenital organs and their diseasesu·rol·o·gy || ‚jÉ™ rÉ‘lÉ™dʒɪ /‚jÊŠÉ™ rÉ’l …   English contemporary dictionary

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