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ne·phro·sis

 (nə-frō′sĭs)
n. pl. ne·phro·ses (-sēz)
A disease of the kidneys marked by degenerative lesions, especially of the winding uriniferous tubules.

ne·phrot′ic (-frŏt′ĭk) adj.
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nephrotic

adj nefrótico
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