Sinonimi: Bright's disease
ETYM Latin, from Greek nephros a kidney.
An inflammation of the kidney; SYN. Bright's disease.
Or Bright’s disease; General term used to describe inflammation of the kidney. The degree of illness varies, and it may be acute (often following a recent streptococcal infection), or chronic, requiring a range of treatments from antibiotics to dialysis or a transplant.
Inflammation of kidneys.