nephropathy

noun ne·phrop·a·thy \ ni-ˈfrä-pə-thē \

Definition of nephropathy

plural nephropathies
: an abnormal state of the kidney; especially : one associated with or secondary to some other pathological process

nephropathic

play \ˌne-frə-ˈpa-thik\ adjective

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nephropathy

noun ne·phrop·a·thy \ ni-ˈfräp-ə-thē \

medical Definition of nephropathy

plural nephropathies
: an abnormal state of the kidney; especially : one associated with or secondary to some other pathological process

nephropathic

play \ˌnef-rə-ˈpath-ik\ adjective

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