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Nephroptosis

Definition of the noun nephroptosis

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noun

  1. prolapse of the kidney

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

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephropexy: Nephropexy is the surgical fixation of a floating or mobile kidney (nephroptosis). It was firstperformedby Eugen Hahn on 10April 1881. 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 previewMinimally Invasive Urology (2014)

An Essential Clinical Guide to Endourology, Laparoscopy, LESS and Robotics by Sara L. Best, Stephen Y. Nakada

Nephropexy Symptomatic nephroptosis is a rare disease requiring surgical intervention in the form of nephropexy in ...

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 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 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 previewThe Medical Standard (1894)

Nephroptosis is a designation for movable kidney,' which has been accepted by most authors. Floating kidney occurs frequently; being present in 1 3 per cent of cases, and ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology by Martini, ISBN 9780321567024 (2012)

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 most controversial conditions among doctors in ...

Google previewMedical Record (1913)

by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman

Nephroptosis is the cause of a great many abdominal ...

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: Maders Understanding Human Anatomy and Physiology (2014)

Biology, Human biology by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when thepatient stands up.Itis more common inwomenthan in men.Ithas beenoneof the most controversial conditions among doctors inbothits ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: The Language of Medicine (2012)

Medicine, Medicine 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 previewGynecology (1918)

by William Phillips Graves

Nephroptosis means falling or prolapse of the ...

Google previewUrologic Laparoscopy (1999)

by Osamu Yoshida, Eiji Higashihara, Shinichi Ohshima, Tadashi Matsuda

Discussion Nephroptosis is a common finding on imaging studies. The underlying cause of the disease is still unknown, but the fixation of the kidney by fat, muscle, and connective tissue is somewhat reduced, predominantly on the right side of ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Medical Terminology: A Living Language by Bonnie F. Fremgen, ISBN 9780131589988 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Principles of Anatomy and Physiology by Bryan H. Derrickson, ISBN 9780470084717 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Nephroptosis: Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when thepatient stands up. Itis morecommon in womenthan inmen. Ithas beenone of the mostcontroversial conditions among doctors in both ...

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 previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2009)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Nephroptosis. The condition in which a kidney (see KIDNEYS) is mobile or ' floating' instead of being fixed to the back of the abdominal cavity. Nephroscope. An endoscopic instrument for examining the inside of the kidney (see KIDNEYS).

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health (1999)

by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli

nephroptosis An ...

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 previewA Dictionary of Nursing (2008)

by Elizabeth Martin, Tanya McFerran

nephroptosis nephralgia [ni-fraI-jia] n. pain in the kidney, which is felt in the loin and can be caused by a variety of kidney complaints. nephrectomy [ni-frek- tomi] n. surgical removal of a kidney. radical n. removal of the entire organ together ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

nephroptosis. multicystic dysplastic k. see multicystic renal dysplasia, under dysplasia. mural k. a kidney located in a pocket of peritoneum in the abdominal ...

Google previewPractitioner's medical dictionary (1910)

by George Milbry Gould

Crises, Dietl's, paroxysms of gastric distress occurring in nephroptosis.

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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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