nephrologist


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ne·phrol·o·gy

 (nə-frŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the kidneys.

ne·phrol′o·gist n.

nephrologist

Specialist in conditions related to the kidney.
Translations
nefrolog

nephrologist

n nefrólogo -ga mf, médico -ca mf especializado en el riñón y sus enfermedades, especialista mf del riñón
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Consultant Nephrologist and Head of Department of Nephrology, LNH&MC, Dr.
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