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nephrology

 [nĕ-frol´o-je]
the branch of medicine dealing with the kidneys.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(ne-frol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with medical diseases of the kidneys.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]

nephrology

/ne·phrol·o·gy/ (nĕ-frol´ah-je) the branch of medical science that deals with the kidneys.

nephrology

(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

[nəfrol′əjē]
Etymology: Gk, nephros + logos, science
the study of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the kidney. nephrologic, nephrological, adj.

nephrology

The medical subspecialty dedicated to the study and management of non-surgical diseases of the kidney.

nephrology

The medical subspecialty dedicated to the study and management of non-surgical diseases of the kidney. Cf Urology.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(nĕ-frol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medical science concerned with diseases of the kidneys.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]

nephrology

The study of the structure, function and disorders of the kidney.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(nĕ-frol'ŏ-jē)
Medical branch concerned with kidney diseases.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]

nephrology (nəfrol´əjē),

n the study of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of the kidney.

nephrology

the branch of medicine dealing with the kidneys.
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