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nephrocalcinosis

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  • noun medicine The deposition of calcium salts in the renal parenchyma due to hyperparathyroidism.
  • noun medicine, now more commonly Diffuse, fine, renal parenchymal calcification on radiology.

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  • noun renal lithiasis in which calcium deposits form in the renal parenchyma and result in reduced kidney function and blood in the urine

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nephro- +‎ calcinosis

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