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nephrogenous

 [nĕ-froj´ĕ-nus]
arising in a kidney.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ne·phrog·e·nous

(ne-froj'ĕ-nŭs),
Developing from kidney tissue.
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nephrogenous

(nə-frŏj′ə-nəs) or

nephrogenic

(nĕf′rə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Originating in the kidney.
2. Able to develop into kidney tissue.
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ne·phrog·e·nous

(nĕ-froj'ĕ-nŭs)
Developing from kidney tissue.
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As also found by others (6)(27)(28)(29)(31)(32), the increase in both intact PTH and urinary and nephrogenous cAMP, metabolites which reliably indicate the biological activity of PTH in the kidneys (18)(33)(34), is further confirmation of increased active PTH secretion.
The correlation between bone mass and total and nephrogenous urinary cAMP (also noted as far as total cAMP is concerned by some investigations (6) and not by others (35)) indicates a relationship between the extent of bone mass and PTH kidney activity.