TITLE

uropyoureter

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2279
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "uropyoureter" is presented. The term refers to the accumulation of urine and pus in the ureter.
ACCESSION #
21250191

 

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