the branch of medical science that deals with the kidney.
- ne·phrol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for nephrology
the branch of medicine concerned with diseases of the kidney
- nephrologist, noun
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Scientific definitions for nephrology
The branch of medicine that deals with functions and diseases of the kidneys.
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Cultural definitions for nephrology
The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the kidneys.
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