nephrotoxin

[nĕf′rō-tŏksĭn]

n.

A cytotoxin specific for cells of the kidney.

Nearby words

  1. nephrotic,
  2. nephrotic syndrome,
  3. nephrotomogram,
  4. nephrotomy,
  5. nephrotoxicity,
  6. nephrotrophic,
  7. nephrotuberculosis,
  8. nephroureterectomy,
  9. nephroureterocystectomy,
  10. nephtali

Related formsneph′ro•toxic adj.


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