Nephritis; Pyelonephritis; Renal Disease
The right kidney is close enough to the appendix that inflammatory problems in the kidney-for example, an abscess-can mimic appendicitis.
Renal cell cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in tubules of the kidney. Renal cell cancer (also called kidney cancer or renal adenocarcinoma) is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells are found in the lining of tubules (very small tubes) in the kidney. There are 2 kidneys, one on each side of the backbone, above the waist. The tiny tubules in the kidneys filter and clean the blood, taking out waste products and making urine. The urine passes from each kidney into th...
Kidney Diseases as related to Kidney Cancer
- National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney ...
NIDDK conducts and supports research on many of the most common, costly, and chronic conditions to improve health.
- Kidney - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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- Kidney Disease | NIDDK
Kidney disease means kidneys are damaged and can’t filter as well. Learn ways to protect your kidneys, especially if you have diabetes or high blood pressure.
- The National Kidney Foundation
Dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease, the NKF helps those who care for, suffer from, and are at risk of kidney disease.
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- Kidney International
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