munuaiskivi

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Etymology[edit]

munuais- (kidney) +‎ kivi (stone)

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munuaiskivi

  1. (pathology) kidney stone

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Munuaiskivi and virtsakivi are chemically and physically same substance. Munuaiskivi refers more often to "stones" or calculi that occur in the kidneys, and virtsakivi is used of the calculi occurring in the urinary tract, but the terms may also be used interchangeably.

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