nephritic syndrome

n.

A syndrome comprising the clinical symptoms of nephritis, hematuria, hypertension, and renal failure.

Nearby words

  1. nephrelcosis,
  2. nephric,
  3. nephridium,
  4. nephrite,
  5. nephritic,
  6. nephritis,
  7. nephritogenic,
  8. nephro-,
  9. nephroblastoma,
  10. nephrocalcinosis


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