nephrotoxic

adjective neph·ro·tox·ic \ ˌne-frə-ˈtäk-sik \

Definition of nephrotoxic

: poisonous to the kidney
  • nephrotoxic drugs
; also : resulting from or marked by poisoning of the kidney
  • nephrotoxic effects

nephrotoxicity

play \ˌne-frə-täk-ˈsi-sə-tē\ noun

First Known Use of nephrotoxic

1902


Medical Dictionary

nephrotoxic

adjective neph·ro·tox·ic \ ˌnef-rə-ˈtäk-sik \

medical Definition of nephrotoxic

: poisonous to the kidney
  • nephrotoxic drugs
; also : resulting from or marked by poisoning of the kidney
  • nephrotoxic effects

nephrotoxicity

play \-täk-ˈsis-ət-ē\ noun plural nephrotoxicities

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