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Nephroptosis

Definition of the noun nephroptosis

What does nephroptosis mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. prolapse of the kidney

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Google previewLancet-clinic (1913)

Nephroptosis is the first stage and leads to Glenard's disease, but only rarely. Rotated movable kidney is a very important and serious condition. The kidney is loose and its lower pole turned inwards, the hilus of the kidney being directed ...

Google previewMedical Standard (1894)

Nephroptosis is a designation for movable kidney, which has been accepted by most authors. Floating kidney occurs frequently; being present in 13 per cent of cases, and, ...

Google previewGlenn's Urologic Surgery (2010)

by Sam D. Graham, Thomas E. Keane, James Francis Glenn

Nephroptosis is a condition of great historical interest. It is classically defined as descent of the kidney 5 cm (or two vertebral bodies) when moving to the upright position. The condition is much more common ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for Medical Terminology (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney.

Google previewe-Study Guide for Clinically Oriented Anatomy, textbook by Keith L. Moore (2013)

Medicine, Internal medicine by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which thekidney dropsdown into the pelvis when thepatientstands up.Itis more commoninwomenthaninmen.

Google previewe-Study Guide for Human Biology, textbook by Sylvia Mader (2013)

Biology, Human biology by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when the patientstandsup.It is more common in women than in men. It has been one of the most controversialconditions among doctors in both its diagnosis  ...

Google previewCommon Diseases & Urinary System (Prevention & Cure)

by Dr. S. K. Sharma

Harrison explains the position like this, "Nephroptosis is an abnormal descent of a kidney into the pelvis on standing which may occur if it is excessively mobile ( For example in thin women). If this is accompanied by pain and obstruction to 99.

Google previewe-Study Guide for Clinically Oriented Anatomy: Softcover North American Edition (2012)

Medicine, Internal medicine by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormalconditionin which the kidney drops down intothe pelvis when the patient stands up.Itismore common in women thanin men. Ithas been oneof the mostcontroversial conditions among doctors in both ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for Human Anatomy, textbook by Kenneth Saladin (2012)

Medicine, Human anatomy by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when the patient stands up. It is more common in women than in men. It has been one of the mostcontroversial conditions among doctors in ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Medical Terminology for Health Professions by Ann Ehrlich, ISBN 9781418072520 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney.

Google previewe-Study Guide for The Language of Medicine, textbook by Davi-Ellen Chabner (2013)

Medicine, Medicine by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephropexy: Nephropexy is the surgical fixation of a floating or mobile kidney ( nephroptosis). It was firstperformedby Eugen Hahn on 10 April 1881. Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the ;...

Google previewAdvanced Imaging of the Abdomen (2006)

by Jovitas Skucas

Recently, however, a few reports have described laparoscopic nephropexy as therapy for symptomatic nephroptosis, and this procedure is again somewhat in vogue. Occasionally nephroptosis is a cause of chronic ureteral obstruction and ;...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Essentials of Medical Terminology by Juanita J. Davies, ISBN 9781401890193 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when thepatientstands up. It is more common in women than in men. It has been one of the most controversial conditions among doctors in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of International Sports Studies (2012)

by Roger Bartlett, Chris Gratton, Christer G. Rolf

Possible sites and causes of exercise associated haematuria Site of pathology Cause Kidney Ischaemia Acute renal failure Increased vascular fragility Trauma Nephroptosis Calculi Ureter Calculi Bladder Contusion Calculi Infections Urethra  ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia medica (1900)

by Chalmers Watson

" Nephroptosis," Allbutt's System, voL IT. — LK.OO, J. WICEHAM. On Bile, Jauntlice, and Bilious Diseases, 1880. JAUNDICE OF PHOSPHORUS POISONING MORBID ANATOMY SYMPTOMS AND SIGNS DIAGNOSIS 534 ...

Google previewGreen's Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine and Surgery (1907)

by John William Ballantyne

The term " floating " is therefore unsuitable as descriptive of an abnormally movable liver, though it is applicable to nephroptosis. When these normally " floating " organs become unduly and spontaneously movable, they may be said to be ...

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Scrabble value of N1E1P3H4R1O1P3T1O1S1I1S1

The value of this 12-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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