lithiasis :

Search Words
You can search or browse for words


  • n  the formation of stones (calculi) in an internal organ
News & Articles

  • Kidney Stone Smarts: The Truth About Cola & Calcium
    BACKGROUND: Kidney stones (renal lithiasis) are small, hard deposits that form inside the kidneys. The stones are made of mineral and acid salts. Kidney stones have many causes and can affect any part of your urinary tract — from your kidneys to your bladder. Often, stones form when the urine becomes concentrated, allowing minerals to crystallize and stick together. (SOURCE: ...
    June 14, 2013 - WFTV 9 Orlando

Bee Dictionary: Search, browse, look at common errors, idioms and more.