lithogenesis lith·o·gen·e·sis (lĭth’ə-jěn’ĭ-sĭs)
The formation of calculi.
[li-thog-ruh-fer] /lɪˈθɒg rə fər/ noun 1. a person who works at .
[li-thog-ruh-fee] /lɪˈθɒg rə fi/ noun 1. the art or process of producing a picture, writing, or the like, on a flat, specially prepared stone, with some greasy or oily substance, and of taking ink impressions from this as in ordinary printing. 2. a similar process in which a substance other than stone, as aluminum or […]
[lith-oid] /ˈlɪθ ɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling stone; stonelike. /ˈlɪθɔɪd/ adjective 1. resembling stone or rock
litholapaxy li·thol·a·pax·y (lĭ-thŏl’ə-pāk’sē, lĭth’ə-lə-) n. The procedure of crushing of a stone in the bladder and washing out the fragments through a catheter.