nephrogenic


Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.
Related to nephrogenic: diabetes insipidus, nephrogenic cord, Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, nephrogenic adenoma, nephrogenic ascites

nephrogenic

[¦nef·rə¦jen·ik]
(embryology)
Having the potential to develop into kidney tissue.
Of renal origin.
References in periodicals archive ?
Guidelines of the Contrast Media Safety Committee (CMSC) of the European Society of Urogenital Radiology (ESUR) on nephrogenic systemic fibrosis and gadolinium-based contrast media
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis is only found among gadolinium-exposed kidney-insufficient patients: A case-control study from Denmark.
Finally, nephrogenic systemic fibrosis is a systemic fibrosing condition that occurs in people with kidney disease.
Novel treatment for lithium-induced nephrogenic diabetes insipidus rat model using the Sendai-virus vector carrying aquaporin 2 gene.
Researchers in Oregon published their work on nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, a recently recognized severe complication associated with traditional MRI contrast media.
Of note, toxico-epidemic conditions with scleroderma-like features have been described, including the toxic oil syndrome (early 1980s), the eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome (early 1990s), and the nephrogenic fibrosing syndrome (current decade).
In order to differentiate between central and nephrogenic diabetes insipidus, we administered a dose of 16 micrograms of desmopressin (DDAVP) intravenously at 1500 hours.
Epithelial membrane antigen, proximal nephrogenic renal antigen (PNRA), and CAM5.
Researchers have recently linked the dyes to nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF), a skin disease that occurs in people with kidney problems.
The requested warning would state that patients with severe kidney insufficiency who receive gadolinium-based agents are at risk for developing a debilitating and potentially fatal disease known as nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, or NSF.
For example, nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI), the inability to produce concentrated urine, can result from several different malfunctions in the AQP2 system controlled by anti-diuretic hormone (ADH).
Another study found preliminary evidence that PDE-5 inhibition might relieve a rare kidney condition called nephrogenic diabetes insipidus.