Nephritis

Inflammation of the kidney

Nephritis

Inflammation of the kidney tubules.

nephritis

[n] - an inflammation of the kidney
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nephritis

Inflammation of the kidney, leading to kidney failure, usually accompanied by proteinuria, hematuria,
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Nephritis

inflammation of one or both kidneys because of an infection, an abnormal immune system response, or a disorder of metabolism
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Nephritis

Inflammation of one or both kidneys
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Nephritis

inflammation of the kidney
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Nephritis

Inflammation or infection of the kidneys, as opposed to lower urinary tract inflammations such as cystitis or urethritis, which are usually comparatively mild.
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nephritis

Inflammation of the kidneys
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Nephritis

Inflammation of the kidneys.
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Nephritis

Nephritis: Inflammation of the kidney. Nephritis can be acute or chronic. Acute nephritis is most commonly caused by hypersensitivity (allergy) to drug therapy. Recognition of a drug-related cause is important because severe renal damage is often preventable or reversible. The most frequent drugs involved include analgesics (e.g., acetaminophen and...
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Nephritis

Ne·phri'tis noun [ Latin , from Greek ... (sc. ...), from ... a kidney.] (Medicine) An inflammation of the kidneys.
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nephritis

<nephrology> Inflammation of the kidney, a focal or diffuse proliferative or destructive process which may involve the glomerulus, tubule or interstitial renal tissue. ... Origin: Gr. Nephros = kidney ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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nephritis

Bright`s disease noun an inflammation of the kidney
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nephritis

(nә-fri´tis) pl. nephri´tides inflammation of the kidney; a focal or diffuse proliferative or destructive disease that may involve the glomerulus, renal tubule, or kidney interstitial tissue. It may occur acutely (more often in children) or chronically, with gradually worsening damage to the kidney until there is e...
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Nephritis

• (n.) An inflammation of the kidneys. • (n.) An inflammation of the kidneys.
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nephritis

(Gr. nephros kidney + -itis) inflammation of the kidney; a focal or diffuse proliferative or destructive process which may involve the glomerulus, tubule, or interstitial renal tissue.
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nephritis

Inflammation affecting the kidneys. The term glomerulonephritis covers a variety of diseases, often involved disordered immunity, in which renal glomeruli are damage by immune complex deposition (e.g. Bright's disease; by direct autoimmune attack (Goodpasture's syndrome), or sometimes as a part of s...
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nephritis

nephritis (nufrī'tus) , inflammation of the kidney. The earliest finding is within the renal capillaries (glomeruli); interstitial edema is typically followed by interstitial infiltration of lymphocytes, plasma cells, eosinophils, and a small number of polymorphonuclear leukocytes. The dis...
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Nephritis

See glomerulonephritis.
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nephritis

Type: Term Pronunciation: ne-frī′tis, -frit′i-dēz Definitions: 1. Inflammation of the kidneys.
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nephritis

General term used to describe inflammation of the kidney. The degree of illness varies, and it may be acute (often following a recent streptococcal infection), or chronic, requiring a range of treatments from antibiotics to dialysis or transplant
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NEPHRITIS

Kidney inflammation.
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Nephritis

Nephritis is inflammation of the kidneys and may involve the glomeruli, tubules, or interstitial tissue surrounding the glomeruli and tubules. Nephritis comes from Ancient Greek νεφρῖτις, from νεφρός `kidney` and -ῖτις, a feminine adjective ending. ==Subtypes== ===By main location of inflammation=== ===By cause=== Nephritis i.....
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