Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of or relating to the genital and urinary organs or their functions.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. of, or relating to the genital and urinary systems of the body together with their function, disease etc.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. See urogenital.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Same as urogenital.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or related to the genital and urinary organs or their functions

Etymologies

genit(al) + urinary.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • Wounds to the genitals and lower urinary tract - so-called genitourinary injuries - accounted for 11 percent of wounds over the last seven months of 2010, up from 4 percent in the previous 17 months, according to data presented by John B. Holcomb, a trauma surgeon and retired Army colonel.

    Report reveals steep increase in war amputations last fall

  • However, more than twice as many (4.7 per cent) suffered '' '' genitourinary '' '' complications.

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  • "The results are modest," said Philip Kantoff , director of the genitourinary oncology program at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, who wasn't involved with the study.

    Bayer Drug Shows Promise in Treating Prostate Cancer

  • The fraction suffering genitourinary GU injuries increased to 9.1 percent from 4.8 percent - a 90 percent increase.

    Amputations and genital injuries increase sharply among soldiers in Afghanistan

  • Of the 142 soldiers with genitourinary wounds who arrived at Landstuhl last year, 40 percent - 58 men in all - suffered injury to the testicles.

    Amputations and genital injuries increase sharply among soldiers in Afghanistan

  • This syndrome is characterized by a combination of Wilms 'tumor, kidney failure, genitourinary malformations and gonad (ovaries or testes) abnormalities.

    Diagnosing and treating pediatric hepatoblastoma

  • Phenazopyridine is an AZO dye that has been used as a genitourinary analgesic since the 1920's. 1 It is currently available as a single agent and in combination products with antiinfective agents such as sufisoxazole and sulfamethoxazole and with antispasmodic agents.

    Phenazopyridine

  • Homeobox genes play a key role in the morphogenesis of segmental body structures along the primary anterior-posterior body axis including the genitourinary system.

    Urology Division Research

  • "The whole equation for prostate cancer is completely different," said Christopher J. Logothetis , chief of genitourinary medical oncology at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston.

    Gaining on Prostate Cancer

  • Howard Scher , a veteran of prostate-cancer studies and chief of the genitourinary oncology service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer, agreed to run the research, which began in 2007.

    Gaining on Prostate Cancer

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