perinephrium


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perinephrium

 [per″ĭ-nef´re-um]
the peritoneal envelope and other tissues around the kidney. adj., adj perineph´rial.
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per·i·neph·ri·um

, pl.

per·i·neph·ri·a

(per'i-nef'rē-ŭm, -nef'rē-ă),
The connective tissue and fat surrounding the kidney.
[peri- + G. nephros, kidney]
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perinephrium

(pĕr′ə-nĕf′rē-əm)
n. pl. perineph·ria (-rē-ə)
The connective and fatty tissue surrounding a kidney.

per′i·neph′ral (-nĕf′rəl), per′i·neph′ri·al (-rē-əl)(-rĭk), per′i·neph′ric (-rĭk) adj.
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per·i·neph·ri·um

(per'i-nef'rē-ŭm)
The connective tissue and fat surrounding the kidney.
[peri- + G. nephros, kidney]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

perinephrium

The connective and fatty tissue surrounding the kidney.
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