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nephrology

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

(ne-frol'ŏ-jē),
The branch of medical science concerned with medical diseases of the kidneys.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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.
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nephrology

The medical subspecialty dedicated to the study and management of non-surgical diseases of the kidney.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

nephrology

The medical subspecialty dedicated to the study and management of non-surgical diseases of the kidney. Cf Urology.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ne·phrol·o·gy

(nĕ-frol'ŏ-jē)
The branch of medical science concerned with diseases of the kidneys.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

nephrology

The study of the structure, function and disorders of the kidney.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

ne·phrol·o·gy

(nĕ-frol'ŏ-jē)
Medical branch concerned with kidney diseases.
[nephro- + G. logos, study]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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