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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...

Google previewMedical Language (2016)

by CTI Reviews

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.

Google previewAnatomy and Physiology , The Unity of Form and Function (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into ...

Google previewRadiographic Pathology for Technologists (2016)

by CTI Reviews

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 ...

Google previewPrinciples of Human Anatomy (2016)

by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

Google previewIntroduction to Medical Terminology (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when the patient stands up.

Google previewHuman Anatomy (2016)

Biology, Human biology by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis ...

Google previewMaders Understanding Human Anatomy and Physiology (2016)

Biology, Human biology by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the ...

Google previewEssentials of Anatomy and Physiology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which ...

Google previewTextbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy (2016)

Biology, Anatomy by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when the patient stands up.

Google previewThe Sectional Anatomy Learning System , Concepts and Applications 2-Volume Set (2016)

Biology, Human biology by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

Google previewMedical Terminology Simplified , A Programmed Learning Approach by Body Systems (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

Google previewMedical Terminology for Insurance and Coding (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into the pelvis when the patient stands up. It is more common in ...

Google previewAnatomy and Physiology, A Unity of Form and Function (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the kidney drops down into ...

Google previewMedical Terminology , A Student-Centered Approach (2016)

by CTI Reviews

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.

Google previewThe Language of Medicine (2016)

Medicine, Medicine by CTI Reviews

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

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 previewClinically Oriented Anatomy (2016)

Medicine, Internal medicine by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

Google previewExploring Medical Language, A Student-Directed Approach (2016)

by CTI Reviews

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.

Google previewEssentials of Medical Terminology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in ...

Google previewMedical Terminology, A Living Language (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Nephroptosis is an abnormal condition in which the ...

Google previewClinically Oriented Anatomy, Softcover North American Edition (2016)

Medicine, Internal medicine by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

Google previewHuman Biology (2016)

Biology, Human biology by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

Google previewUrologic Laparoscopy (2012)

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 previewBRS Gross Anatomy (2016)

Biology, Anatomy by CTI Reviews

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 both its ...

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 in female patients and more ...

Google previewMedical Record (1912)

by George Frederick Shrady, Thomas Lathrop Stedman

Nephroptosis is a fairly common condition, and like enterocolitis it is much more common than many of the profession have yet realized. It is a troublesome complication in colitis, especially when the kidney is freely movable and floats about ...

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, ...

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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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