pyelonephrosis


pyelonephrosis
n. inflammation of the kidney and its pelvis (Medicine)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • pyelonephrosis — /puy euh loh neuh froh sis, puy el oh /, n. Pathol. any disease of the kidney and its pelvis. [PYELO + NEPHROSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • pyelonephrosis — Obsolete term for any disease of the pelvis of the kidney. [pyelo + G. nephros, kidney, + osis, condition] * * * py·elo·ne·phro·sis (pi″ə lo nə froґsis) [pyelo + nephr + osis] disease of the kidney and renal pelvis; see… …   Medical dictionary

  • pyelonephrosis — py·elo·nephrosis …   English syllables

  • pyelonephrosis — “+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from pyel + nephrosis : disease of the kidney and its pelvis * * * /puy euh loh neuh froh sis, puy el oh /, n. Pathol. any disease of the kidney and its pelvis. [PYELO + NEPHROSIS] …   Useful english dictionary


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