MOR 366 - Funeral Pathology - Lesson 4.3
A toxic condition caused by retention in the blood of waste products normally excreted in the urine.
Inflammation of the glomerulus (cluster of capillaries in the kidney that filter waste) AND the nephron (larger, functional unit of the kidney, in which the nephron is located).
Inflammation of the kidney AND the nephron.
Inflammation of the renal pelvis of the kidney (the renal pelvis serves as a funnel for the urine from the kidney into the ureter.)
Distension of the renal pelvis with urine as a result of obstruction.
A condition in which one or more kidney stones are present. (Kidney stones are referred to as renal calculi.)
Inflammation of the ureter.
Inflammation of the urinary bladder.
Inflammation of the urethra.
A condition in which grape-like clusters of cysts replace normal renal tissue.
Underdevelopment of a tissue, organ, or the body.I
Abnormal development of tissue.
Acute renal failure
Sudden but reversible loss of kidney function.
Chronic renal failure
Slowly progressive, rarely reversible loss of kidney function.