lower nephron nephrosis


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lower nephron nephrosis

[′lō·ər ′ne‚frän nə′frō·səs]
(medicine)
Retrogressive kidney changes following traumatic injury and other conditions producing shock; sometimes accompanied by distal and collecting tubule necrosis. Also known as acute tubular necrosis; crush kidney; hemoglobinuric nephrosis; ischemic tubulorrhexis.
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