Renal


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Definition

The term "renal" refers to the kidney. For example, renal failure means kidney failure.

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Images

Kidney anatomy
Kidney - blood and urine flow

References

Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: F.A. Davis Company; 2017. www.tabers.com/tabersonline. Accessed August 29, 2017.

Review Date: 
8/1/2017
Reviewed By: 
Walead Latif, MD, Nephrologist and Clinical Associate Professor, Rutgers Medical School, Newark, NJ. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.

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