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backflow

 [bak´flo]
reflux or regurgitation (def. 1).
pyelovenous backflow drainage from the renal pelvis into the venous system occurring under certain conditions of back pressure.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

back·flow

(bak'flō),
The reversal of the normal flow of a fluid or current.
See also: regurgitation, retrograde.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

back·flow

(bak'flō)
The reversal of the normal flow of a current.
See also: regurgitation
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012