lithiasis

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lithiasis

[lə′thī·ə·səs]
(medicine)
The formation of calculi in the body.
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Exclusion criteria were clear neurological or endocrine diseases, suspected bladder cancer or calculosis, urethral stenosis, suspected prostate carcinoma, urinary infection, advanced kidney failure, previous operation of the prostate, as well as taking medication interfering with the act of voiding.
Meanwhile, Michelangelo, shown with swollen knees in Raphael's The School of Athens, was likely to suffer from renal calculosis caused by all the bread and wine he consumed while painting the Sistine Chapel.