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nephroptosis

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noun neph·rop·to·sis \ˌnef-ˌräp-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of nephroptosis

plural nephroptoses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  abnormal mobility of the kidney :  floating kidney




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