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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.
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nephrology

(nɪˈfrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the kidney
neˈphrologist n
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ne•phrol•o•gy

(nəˈfrɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of medical science that deals with the kidney.
[1835–45]
ne•phrol′o•gist, n.
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nephrology

the branch of medical science that studies the kidneys. — nephrologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nephrology - the branch of medicine concerned with the kidney - its development and anatomy and physiology and disorders
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
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Translations
nefrologie

nephrology

[nɪˈfrɒlədʒɪ] Nnefrología f
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ne·phrol·o·gy

n. nefrología, estudio del riñón y de las enfermedades que lo afectan.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

nephrology

n nefrología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa del riñón y sus enfermedades
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16, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The job market for new nephrologists is continuing to improve, and most fellows would recommend nephrology to medical students or residents, according to a report published online Oct.
Naples, FL, June 13, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Nephrology Summit 2018 cordially invites everyone to attend the Annual Congress on Nephrology & Hypertension which is held during December 06-07, 2018 at Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 17 (ANI): The 48th Annual Congress of the Indian Society of Nephrology (ISNCON 2017) organized by the Delhi Nephrology Society was inaugurated at Pullman - Novotel Hotel Aerocity in New Delhi.
M2 PHARMA-April 8, 2016-EC approval granted to Sandoz for subcutaneous route of administration in biosimilar Binocrit's nephrology indication