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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Sistema genitourinario

Genitourinary system (je-nuh-toh-YUR-uh-ner-ee SIS-tem)
The parts of the body that play a role in reproduction, getting rid of waste products in the form of urine, or both.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.