perirenal

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per·i·neph·ric

(per'i-nef'rik),
Surrounding the kidney in whole or part.
Synonym(s): circumrenal, perirenal

perirenal

/peri·re·nal/ (-re´n'l) perinephric.

perirenal

(per?i-re'nal) [? + L. ren, kidney]
Extending around the kidney. Synonym: perinephric

perirenal

around the kidney.

perirenal edema
an exaggeration around the kidney of generalized subserous edema; seen only in pigs and cattle.
feline perirenal cysts
uni- or bilateral accumulations of fluid in cystlike masses (pseudocysts) between the renal parenchyma and capsule or entirely extracapsular occur in aged, male cats causing a progressive abdominal enlargement, but not usually renal dysfunction. Called also perinephritic pseudocyst, renal capsular cyst, capsulogenic renal cyst, perirenal hygroma, capsular hydronephrosis and retroperitoneal perirenal cyst.
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