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Located on or above the kidney.
A suprarenal part, especially an adrenal gland.


(ˌsuːprəˈriːnəl; ˌsjuː-)
(Anatomy) anatomy situated above a kidney
[C19: from New Latin suprārēnālis. See supra-, renal]


(ˌsu prəˈrin l)
1. situated above or on the kidney.
2. a suprarenal part, esp. the adrenal gland.
[1820–30; < New Latin suprārēnālis. See supra-, renal]
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The young men who were sent down to him knew only hospital practice; and they came with the unconcealed scorn for the General Practitioner which they had absorbed in the air at the hospital; but they had seen only the complicated cases which appeared in the wards; they knew how to treat an obscure disease of the suprarenal bodies, but were helpless when consulted for a cold in the head.
Double IVC occurs in up to 3% of the population and necessitates a single suprarenal or paired caval filters.
New developments in stent graft technology have made it possible to address aneurysms with short necks (juxtarenal aneurysms) and those involving the renal and visceral arteries (para- and suprarenal aneurysms) by way of fenestrated and branched stent grafts.
Membranous nephropathy associated to autoimmune thyroiditis, chronic pancreatitis and suprarenal insufficiency [in Spanish].
Through this nerve, simpathic preganglions fibers from the side column of the thoracic spinal marrow head from the thorax for such plexus being importantly responsible for the innervation of great part of the thoracic and abdominal visceras (Gerard; Moore; Snell, 1984; Woodburne, 1984) such as aorta, esophagus, stomach, liver, gall bladder, spleen, kidneys, suprarenal, intestine and pancreas.
A mulher produz de 10 a 20 vezes menos testosterona que o homem, sendo produzida no cortex suprarenal, no cerebro e nos ovarios (Badillo e Ayestaran, 2001).
On six cases of Addison's disease with the report of a case greatly benefited by the use of suprarenal extract.
I keep thinking of Thomas Addison and the connection he made between the wasting and asthenia encountered in his patients and the autopsy finding of suprarenal atrophy; arguably his is the most brilliant observation in the history of medicine.
We are also gaining momentum from the market introduction late last year of our suprarenal proximal extensions and Powerlink XL([R]) System.
Right subcardinal vein (Prerenal segment) receives right suprarenal vein.