The term "renal" refers to the kidney. For example, renal failure means kidney failure.
- Kidney disease
- Kidney disease - diet
- Kidney failure
- Kidney function tests
- Renal scan
- Kidney transplant
Dorland's Online Medical Dictionary. www.dorlands.com/def.jsp?id=100092045. Accessed Sept. 9, 2015.
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