nephroma


nephroma
A tumor arising from renal tissue. [nephro- + G. -oma, tumor]
- mesoblastic n. a spindle cell neoplasm of the infant and, rarely, adult kidney with entrapped renal tubules.

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ne·phro·ma ni-'frō-mə n, pl -mas also -ma·ta -mət-ə a malignant tumor of the renal cortex

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ne·phro·ma (nə-froґmə) [nephr- + -oma] a tumor of the kidney or of kidney tissue.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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