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Related to nephrogenic: diabetes insipidus, nephrogenic cord, Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, nephrogenic adenoma, nephrogenic ascites

nephrogenic

 [nef″ro-jen´ik]
producing kidney tissue.

neph·ro·ge·net·ic

, nephrogenic (nef'rō-jĕ-net'ik, -jen'ik),
Developing into kidney tissue.
[nephro- + G. genesis, origin]

nephrogenic

/neph·ro·gen·ic/ (-jen´ik) producing kidney tissue.

nephrogenic

[nef′rōjen′ik]
Etymology: Gk, nephros + genein, to produce
1 generating kidney tissue.
2 originating in the kidney.

neph·ro·ge·net·ic

, nephrogenic (nef'rō-jĕ-net'ik, -jen'ik)
Developing into kidney tissue.
[nephro- + G. genesis, origin]

nephrogenic

producing kidney tissue.
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Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy).
A competing theory suggests that spindle cells resemble intralobar nephrogenic rests and that these lesions may lie within the pathologic spectrum of Wilms' tumours.
NSF is only observed in patients with severe renal dysfunction, primarily patients undergoing or approaching dialysis, hence the use of nephrogenic in its name.
However, recent studies have discovered harmful side effects, such as nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, stemming from the use of this contrast agent in some patients, forcing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to place restrictions on the clinical use of gadolinium.
In addition, there have been a few reactions to the gadolinium contrast agent and there is evidence to suggest a link to nephrogenic systemic fibrosis.
Collectively, these data indicate that nephrogenic deficits induced by BaP require integrity of AHR signaling and involve interference with coordinated renal cell differentiation programming.
Ferumoxytol may be an alternative to gadolinium-based contrast agents, which have been associated with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) in patients with Stage 4-5 CKD and acute kidney injury (Elmholdt et al.
Pope: Systemic sclerosis can be confused with such sclerodermalike skin disorders as eosinophilic fasciitis (EF), morphea, scleromyxedema, and nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF).
Kidney patient Margaret Roxburgh, 54, was diagnosed with nephrogenic systemic fibrosis days after being injected with Omniscan.
The ailment, which is sometimes fatal, is called nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy and has been reported in patients with weakened kidney function.
Drawbacks include the high cost of MRA and the potential for nephrogenic systemic fibrosis in patients with renal insufficiency (14).
Lithium--induced nephrogenic diabetes insipidus: renal effects of amiloride.