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Descriptor English:   Lithiasis 
Descriptor Spanish:   Litiasis 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Litíase 
Synonyms English:   Calculoses
Tree Number:   C23.550.537
Definition English:   A condition characterized by the formation of CALCULI and concretions in the hollow organs or ducts of the body. They occur most often in the gallbladder, kidney, and lower urinary tract. 
Indexing Annotation English:   prefer specifics; coord IM with organ /disease term (IM)
See Related English:   Calculi
History Note English:   99 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CH chemistry
CL classification CO complications
CN congenital DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UL ultrastructure
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   33778 
Unique Identifier:   D020347 

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