noun, plural kid·neys.
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Origin of kidney
OTHER WORDS FROM kidneykid·ney·like, adjective
Words nearby kidney
How to use kidney in a sentence
Glaser came to Katz’s story by way of her long-lost son, an adult in need of a new kidney by the time the author met him.For a mother forced to give up her child, decades of grief, shame and secrets|Ellen McCarthy|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
Recently acquired wing Caris LeVert had successful surgery to remove a cancerous growth from his left kidney, the Indiana Pacers announced Tuesday.
This goes back to the idea of whether financial incentives might skew someone’s judgment toward selling their kidneys or eggs.
One of the organs most sorely needed is the kidney, and it’s also one of the hardest to re-create.This Artificial Heart Will Soon Be on the Market in Europe|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|January 20, 2021|Singularity Hub
A third-grade teacher in Minnesota donated a kidney to her school’s custodianThe $32,000 the inmates raised includes $8,000 kicked in by Creating Restorative Opportunities and Programs, a nonprofit group that Gray and his father started in 2008.A high school student needed help with tuition, so an unlikely group stepped up: Prison inmates|Kellie B. Gormly|January 1, 2021|Washington Post
The one with the fever and the rash and the kidney failure that eventually killed her?
His conservatism, which is more of a cultural than political kidney, seems to fascinate, delight or detract critics.Whit Stillman on the 20th Anniversary of ‘Barcelona’, His New Amazon Series, and the Myth of the Ugly Expat|Michael Weiss|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2005, DOC paid $37,244 for one coronary bypass surgery and $32,897 for one kidney transplant surgery.Yes, Chelsea Manning Should Get Hormone Replacement Therapy on Our Dime|Brandy Zadrozny|May 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Seeing one is especially important if you have diabetes, kidney disease or heart disease, says Dubost.
Their app, Colorimetrix, is accurate enough to monitor conditions such as diabetes, kidney disease, and urinary tract infections.New Camera-Centric Smartphone App Puts Healthcare in Your Pocket|Mihir Patkar|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They are succeeded by kidney shaped capsules of a brown color.
One whist table only is at work; General Pepper and three old hands of the same kidney are hard at it.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
The finding of blood-casts is the only certain means of diagnosing the kidney as its source.
Pus-casts may appear if the process extends up into the kidney tubules (see Fig. 62).
It consisted of farinha, kidney-beans, and dried beef, a fixed measure of each to every person.Journal of a Voyage to Brazil|Maria Graham