Adjective "nephrotic" definition and examples

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Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'Once active renal disease is no longer ongoing (that is, burned out), the patient may end up with nephrotic syndrome and a nephrotic urine.'
  2. 'Most patients present with heavy proteinuria, most commonly in the nephrotic range, that is insidious in onset.'

Definitions

1. kidney disease, especially marked by noninflammatory degeneration of the tubular system.

More examples(as adjective)

"syndromes can be nephrotic."

Origin

(nephrosis)