Uro‐words making history: Ureter and urethra

@article{Marx2010UrowordsMH,
  title={Uro‐words making history: Ureter and urethra},
  author={F. Marx and A. Karenberg},
  journal={The Prostate},
  year={2010},
  volume={70}
}
We comprehensively review the history of the terms “ureter” and “urethra” from 700 BC to the present. 
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