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[nuh-frop-uh-thee] /nəˈfrɒp ə θi/

noun, Pathology.
any disease of the kidney.

nephropathy ne·phrop·a·thy (nə-frŏp’ə-thē)
A disease of the kidney. Also called renopathy.
neph’ro·path’ic (něf’rə-pāth’ĭk) adj.


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