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Descriptor in English: Urogenital System
Descriptor in Spanish: Sistema Urogenital
Descriptor in Portuguese: Sistema Urogenital
Descriptor in French: Appareil urogénital
Entry term(s): Genitourinary System
Genitourinary Systems
System, Genitourinary
System, Urogenital
Systems, Genitourinary
Systems, Urogenital
Urogenital Systems
Tree number(s): A05
Scope note: All the organs involved in reproduction and the formation and release of URINE. It includes the kidneys, ureters, BLADDER; URETHRA, and the organs of reproduction - ovaries, UTERUS; FALLOPIAN TUBES; VAGINA; and CLITORIS in women and the testes; SEMINAL VESICLES; PROSTATE; seminal ducts; and PENIS in men.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; /surg: UROGENITAL SURGICAL PROCEDURES is available
Allowable Qualifiers: AH anatomy & histology
BS blood supply
CH chemistry
CY cytology
DE drug effects
DG diagnostic imaging
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
IM immunology
IN injuries
IR innervation
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PA pathology
PH physiology
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
SU surgery
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
See also the descriptors: Urography MeSH
DeCS UI: 14966
Descriptor UI: D014566
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2016/08/09
Urogenital System - Preferred
Concept UI M0022393
Scope note All the organs involved in reproduction and the formation and release of URINE. It includes the kidneys, ureters, BLADDER; URETHRA, and the organs of reproduction - ovaries, UTERUS; FALLOPIAN TUBES; VAGINA; and CLITORIS in women and the testes; SEMINAL VESICLES; PROSTATE; seminal ducts; and PENIS in men.
Preferred term Urogenital System
Entry term(s) Genitourinary System
Genitourinary Systems
System, Genitourinary
System, Urogenital
Systems, Genitourinary
Systems, Urogenital
Urogenital Systems



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