renal colic

noun

Medical Definition of renal colic

: the severe pain produced by the passage of a calculus from the kidney through the ureter

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“Renal colic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/renal%20colic. Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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