pyonephritis
Suppurative inflammation of the kidney. [pyo- + G. nephros, kidney, + -itis, inflammation]

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pyo·ne·phri·tis (pi″o-nə-friґtis) purulent inflammation of the kidney.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • pyonephritis — /puy oh neuh fruy tis/, n. Pathol. suppurative inflammation of the kidney. [PYO + NEPHRITIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • pyonephritis — n. pus producing infection of the kidneys …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pyonephritis — pyo·nephritis …   English syllables

  • pyonephritis — |pī(ˌ)ō+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from py + nephritis : inflammation of the kidney attended with suppuration * * * /puy oh neuh fruy tis/, n. Pathol. suppurative inflammation of the kidney. [PYO + NEPHRITIS] …   Useful english dictionary

  • suppurative nephritis — pyonephritis …   Medical dictionary

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