nephrology


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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.

nephrology

(nɪˈfrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Medicine) the branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the kidney
neˈphrologist n

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.

nephrology

the branch of medical science that studies the kidneys. — nephrologist, n.
See also: Medical Specialties
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
Translations
nefrologie

nephrology

[nɪˈfrɒlədʒɪ] Nnefrología f

ne·phrol·o·gy

n. nefrología, estudio del riñón y de las enfermedades que lo afectan.

nephrology

n nefrología, rama de la medicina que se ocupa del riñón y sus enfermedades
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