pyonephritis

[ pahy-oh-nuh-frahy-tis ]
/ ˌpaɪ oʊ nəˈfraɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

suppurative inflammation of the kidney.

Origin of pyonephritis

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Medicine definitions for pyonephritis

pyonephritis

[ pī′ō-nə-frītĭs ]

n.

Suppurative inflammation of the kidney.
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