nephropyosis


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pyonephrosis

 [pi″o-nĕ-fro´sis]
suppurative destruction of the renal parenchyma, often with kidney failure; called also nephropyosis.
calculous pyonephrosis pus and calculi in the kidney.
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py·o·ne·phro·sis

(pī'ō-ne-frō'sis),
Distention of the pelvis and calices of the kidney with pus, usually associated with obstruction.
Synonym(s): nephropyosis
[pyo- + G. nephros, kidney, + -osis, condition]
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nephropyosis

(1) Renal abscess.
(2) Suppuration of kidney.
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py·o·ne·phro·sis

(pī'ō-nĕ-frō'sis)
Distention of the pelvis and calyces of the kidney with pus, usually associated with obstruction.
Synonym(s): nephropyosis.
[pyo- + G. nephros, kidney, + -osis, condition]
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