Medical Definition of Renal papilla

1. The apex of a renal pyramid that projects into a minor calyx; some 10 to 25 openings of papillary ducts occur on its tip, forming the area cribrosa. Synonym: papilla renalis. (07 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Renal Papilla

renal haematuria
renal haemorrhage
renal hypertension
renal hypoplasia
renal impression
renal infantilism
renal insufficiency
renal labyrinth
renal lithiasis
renal lobe
renal medulla
renal nanism
renal osteitis fibrosa
renal osteodystrophy
renal papilla (current term)
renal papillary necrosis
renal pelvis
renal plasma flow
renal plexus
renal portal system
renal pyramid
renal reflex
renal replacement therapy
renal retinopathy
renal segments
renal sinus
renal surface of spleen
renal surface of suprarenal gland
renal surface of the suprarenal gland

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