nephrectasia

nephrectasia

 [nef″rek-ta´zhah]
distention of the kidney.
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nephrectasia

Obsolete term for distension of the renal pelvis and pelvicaliceal soccidi
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nephrectasia

, nephrectasis, nephrectasy (nĕf-rĕk-tā′zē-ă) (-rĕk′tă-sĭs) (-tă-sē) [Gr. nephros, kidney, + ektasis, distention]
Distention of the kidney.
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