renal pelvis

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renal pelvis

n.
The hollow funnel in the outlet of the kidney, into which urine is discharged before entering the ureter.

renal pelvis

n
(Anatomy) a small funnel-shaped cavity of the kidney into which urine is discharged before passing into the ureter
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Noun1.renal pelvis - a structure shaped like a funnel in the outlet of the kidney into which urine is discharged before passing into the ureter
bodily cavity, cavum, cavity - (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body
kidney - either of two bean-shaped excretory organs that filter wastes (especially urea) from the blood and excrete them and water in urine; "urine passes out of the kidney through ureters to the bladder"
Translations
pánvička
Nierenbecken
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A Rare Complication of Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy: Intrarenal Hematoma Mimicking Pelvis Renalis Tumor.
Hastalardan 3'unun hikayesinde pelvis renalis tumoru nedeniyle nefroureterektomi operasyonu vardi.
Taslarin 10'u pelvis renalis, 9'u alt pol, 5'i orta pol, 5'i ust pol ve 1'i proksimal ureter yerlesimliydi.