nephrolysis

noun
ne·​phrol·​y·​sis | \ ni-ˈfräl-ə-səs How to pronounce nephrolysis (audio) \
plural nephrolyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce nephrolyses (audio) \

Medical Definition of nephrolysis

: the surgical operation of freeing the kidney from surrounding adhesions

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“Nephrolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/nephrolysis. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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