renal sinus

n.

The cavity of the kidney, containing the calices and the pelvis.

Nearby words

  1. renal osteodystrophy,
  2. renal papilla,
  3. renal pelvis,
  4. renal pyramid,
  5. renal rickets,
  6. renal tubular acidosis,
  7. renal tubule,
  8. renal vein,
  9. rename,
  10. renan


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