uninephrectomy

uninephrectomy

 [u″nĭ-nef-rek´tah-me]
surgical removal of a single kidney.
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Indeed, in analogy, experimental renal hypertrophy, induced by uninephrectomy or with high protein diet, enhances renal medullary Na-K-ATPase content and predisposes to outer medullary hypoxic injury in isolated rat kidneys, perfused with red-cell-free oxygenated medium [26].
17] These abnormalities were associated with a more pronounced decrease in renal function after uninephrectomy, compared to patients with normal parenchyma, as could be anticipated from studies in living kidney donors.
Adaptation of NA+/H+ exchange in renal microvillus membrane vesicles: Role of dietary protein and uninephrectomy.
Status patients who underwent uninephrectomy in adulthood more than 20 years ago.
Plasma homocysteine levels in living kidney donors before and after uninephrectomy.
The role of the kidney in Hcy metabolism is supported by the finding that Hcy concentrations increased in living kidney donors after uninephrectomy and remained high 6 months thereafter, despite folate and vitamin [B.
Glomerular damage after uninephrectomy in young rats.
Glomerular damage after uninephrectomy in young rats, II: mechanical stress on podocytes as a pathway to sclerosis.
Glomerular damage after uninephrectomy in young rats, I: hypertrophy and distortion of capillary architecture.