peri·​neph·​ri·​um -ˈnef-rē-əm How to pronounce perinephrium (audio)
plural perinephria -rē-ə How to pronounce perinephrium (audio)
: the capsule of connective and fatty tissue about the kidney

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“Perinephrium.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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