of or relating to the kidneys or the surrounding regions.
of, relating to, resembling, or situated near the kidney
renal re·nal (rē’nəl)
Of or in the region of the kidneys.
Relating to or involving the kidneys.
A descriptive term for the kidneys.
- Renal artery
renal artery n. An artery with its origin in the aorta and with distribution to the kidney.
noun, Pathology. 1. kidney stone. kidney stone noun, Pathology. 1. an abnormal stone, or concretion, composed primarily of oxalates and phosphates, found in the kidney. kidney stone noun 1. (pathol) Also called renal calculus. a hard mass formed in the kidney, usually composed of oxalates, phosphates, and carbonates 2. (mineralogy) another name for nephrite kidney […]
- Renal carcinosarcoma
renal carcinosarcoma n. See Wilms tumor.
- Renal cast
renal cast n. Any of various casts that are formed in the renal tubule and found in the urine and consist of materials such as albumin, cells, and blood.