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Disease Hydronephrosis

Name Hydronephrosis
Synonym Hydronephroses
Definition Abnormal enlargement or swelling of a KIDNEY due to dilation of the KIDNEY CALICES and the KIDNEY PELVIS. It is often associated with obstruction of the URETER or chronic kidney diseases that prevents normal drainage of urine into the URINARY BLADDER.
Categories Urogenital disease (female) | Urogenital disease (male)
MeSH® ID D006869
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1. DiseasesMale Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Kidney Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hydronephrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Kidney Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hydronephrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hydronephrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hydronephrosis, Congenital, with Cleft Palate, Characteristic Facies, Hypotonia, and Mental Retardation
  Multicystic renal dysplasia, bilateral Has associated genes
  Noduli Cutanei, Multiple, with Urinary Tract Abnormalities
  Pyonephrosis
  Urethral obstruction sequence