cystic disease of renal medulla

n.

The presence of small cysts in the medulla of the kidney, associated with anemia, sodium depletion, and chronic renal failure.

Nearby words

  1. cysti-,
  2. cystic,
  3. cystic acne,
  4. cystic artery,
  5. cystic disease of breast,
  6. cystic duct,
  7. cystic fibrosis,
  8. cystic goiter,
  9. cystic lymphangioma,
  10. cystic node


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