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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Nephrosis" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Nephrosis
Nephrosis refers to a non-inflammatory nephropathy. Also known as nephrotic syndrome, nephrosis is any degenerative disease of the renal tubules. Nephrosis can be caused by kidney disease, or it may be secondary to another disorder. - See link

 

Nephrosis in Spanish is Síndrome nefrótico
El síndrome nefrótico (SN) es un trastorno renal causado por un conjunto de enfermedades, caracterizado por aumento en la permeabilidad de la pared capilar de los glomérulos renales que conlleva a la presencia de niveles altos de proteína en la orina (proteinuria), niveles bajos de proteína en la sangre (hipoproteinemia o hipoalbuminemia), ascitis y en algunos casos, edema y colesterol alto (hiperlipidemia o hiperlipemia) y una predisposición para la coagulación. - See link

 

More information about Nephrosis in other websites
Definition of Nephrosis in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Nephrosis in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Nephrosis - See link.
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