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amyloid kidney

n.

A kidney in which amyloidosis has occurred, usually in association with a chronic illness.waxy kidney

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Nearby words

amylo-1,6-glucosidase, amylogen, amylogenesis, amyloid, amyloid degeneration, amyloid kidney, amyloid nephrosis, amyloid tumor, amyloidosis, amylolysis, amylopectin
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