pyelectasis

[ pī′ə-lĕktə-sĭs ]

n.

Dilation of the pelvis of the kidney.

Nearby words

  1. pycnometer,
  2. pycnostyle,
  3. pydna,
  4. pye,
  5. pye-dog,
  6. pyelitic,
  7. pyelitis,
  8. pyelo-,
  9. pyelocaliceal,
  10. pyelocaliectasis


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