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pyelonephritis

Saltos de línea: py¦elo|neph¦ritis
Pronunciación: /ˌpʌɪələʊnɪˈfrʌɪtɪs
 
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Definición de pyelonephritis en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
Inflammation of the kidney as a result of bacterial infection.
Example sentences
  • Systemic maternal febrile infections such as pyelonephritis have been associated with preterm delivery.
  • Because of hematuria, bacteriuria and pyuria, Susan had been treated for a urinary tract infection with possible pyelonephritis.
  • White blood cell casts are usually indicative of a renal inflammatory process such as pyelonephritis.

Origen

mid 19th century: from Greek puelos 'trough, basin' + nephritis.

Derivados

pyelonephritic

1
Pronunciación: /ˌpʌɪələʊnɪˈfrɪtɪk/
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • Existing information regarding the pyelonephritic potential of Ps. aeruginosa is mostly based on epidemiological studies.

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