genitourinary system


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genitourinary system

[¦jen·ə·tō′yür·ə‚ner·ē ‚sis·təm]
(anatomy)
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820 Postprocedural hemorrhage and hematoma of a genitourinary system organ or structure following a genitourinary system procedure
reuteri RC-14 have been shown to exert beneficial effects on the genitourinary system after oral administration.
However, to our knowledge, neither of the above entities has been reported in the genitourinary system.
Following this foundation of knowledge, the chapters cover nearly every system of the body, including the brain and nervous system, the cardiovascular system, the digestive system, the endocrine system, the genitourinary system, the immune system and infections, the musculoskeletal system, the respiratory system, skin conditions, environmental conditions, and cancer.
Leiomyomas of the genitourinary system may originate from any structure or organ containing smooth muscle.
This atlas-based text intended for both residents and seasoned practitioners in need of up-to-date information covers every anatomic region in detail--skin, head and neck, lung and mediastinum, endocrine system, digestive system genitourinary system, breast and female genitals, hematopoietic tumors, soft tissue and bone, central nervous system, and metastic carcinoma of unknown primary.
We performed both external and internal comparisons to assess physicians' risks of hospitalization for all causes as well as seven major disease categories including neoplasms (ICD-9-CM: 140-239); endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic disease and immunity disorders (ICD-9-CM: 240-279); mental disorders (ICD-9-CM: 290-319); diseases of the circulatory system (ICD-9CM: 390-459); diseases of the respiratory system (ICD-9-CM: 460-519); diseases of the genitourinary system (ICD-9-CM: 580-629); and diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue (ICD-9-CM: 710-739).
Tuberculosis commonly attacks the lungs but can also affect the central nervous system, the lymphatic system, the circulatory system, the genitourinary system, bones, joints and even the skin.
Less common clinical syndromes involve bone, the genitourinary system, or the central nervous system (CNS).
The most common cancers were lung (29%), gastrointestinal tract (26%), genitourinary system (16%), and breast (15%).
As an example of another format, Chapter 10 addresses diseases of the genitourinary system.