perinephritis


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perinephritis

 [per″ĭ-nĕ-fri´tis]
inflammation of the perinephrium.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

per·i·neph·ri·tis

(per'i-nef-rī'tis),
Inflammation of perinephric tissue.
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per·i·neph·ri·tis

(per'i-nĕ-frī'tis)
Inflammation of perinephric tissue.
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In cases of NCCF, the underlying pathogenesis usually involves chronic granulomatous inflammation causes peripyelitis and perinephritis with adhesion of pelvis to the adjacent colonic area.
There are almost 100 cases of pyeloduodenal fis- tulas that have been reported since the first case was described by Campaignac in 1839.1,2 Only eight cases of pyeloduodenal fistulas were due to upper tract malignancy (Table-I).2-9 Most pyeloduodenal fistulas occur because of a chronic renal inflamma- tory disease, such as pyonephrosis, perinephritis, renal calculi, xanthogranulomatous pyelonephritis, or tuberculosis.
The production of persistent arterial hypertension by cellophane perinephritis. JAMA 1939;113:2046http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jama.1939.02800480032008.