Postholith
Pos|tho|li̱th [zu gr. πόσϑιον = Vorhaut u. ↑...lith] m; -s u. -en, -e[n]:
„Vorhautstein“, bei ↑Phimose auftretendes, aus ↑Smegma und Harnsalzen bestehendes Konkrement unter der Vorhaut

Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke. 2013.

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