juxtaglomerular

adjective
jux·​ta·​glo·​mer·​u·​lar | \ -glə-ˈmer-(y)ə-lər, -glō- How to pronounce juxtaglomerular (audio) \

Medical Definition of juxtaglomerular

: situated near a kidney glomerulus

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“Juxtaglomerular.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/juxtaglomerular. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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