genitourinary tract


genitourinary tract
genitourinary tract n the system of organs comprising those concerned with the production and excretion of urine and those concerned with reproduction called also genitourinary system, urogenital system, urogenital tract

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urogenital system.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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