Origin of renal
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Context: The Irish playwright uttered these words on his deathbed before dying of renal failure.Tupac’s ‘F*ck You’ to a Cop and the Best Last Words|Marlow Stern|May 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One, suffering from renal failure, had been in the ICU bed next to Dighe.Mumbai on Edge With Shiv Sena Founder Bal Thackeray Ill|Dilip D’Souza|November 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In 1937, the blond bombshell Jean Harlow died of renal failure at the age of 26, while filming Saratoga with Clark Gable.
In 2001, Batista gave one of his kidneys to Dawnell, 44, who had suffered from renal disease for many years.
Or possibly the blood from a renal haemorrhage has descended into the bladder and obstructs the urethra.Gilbertus Anglicus|Henry Ebenezer Handerson
Thus it is customary to speak of renal, biliary or intestinal colic.
The confusion of nomenclature would have been avoided if Diesing had called the renal worm Stephanurus Nattereri.Parasites|T. Spencer Cobbold
Pains are only sometimes felt in the renal regions; fever may be occasionally attendant.
We see patients in coma due to renal disease with blood pressure much over 200 mm of Hg.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:|Louis Marshall Warfield
British Dictionary definitions for renal
Word Origin for renal
Word Origin and History for renal
1650s, from French rénal and directly from Late Latin renalis "of or belonging to kidneys," from Latin ren (plural renes) "kidneys."
Medicine definitions for renal
Science definitions for renal
Culture definitions for renal
A descriptive term for the kidneys.