Medical Definition of Ferrein's pyramid

1. The centre of the renal lobule, which has the shape of a small, steep pyramid, consisting of straight tubular parts; these may be either ascending or descending limbs of the nephronic loop or collecting tubules. Synonym: pars radiata lobuli corticalis renis, Ferrein's pyramid, processus ferreini. (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ferrein's Pyramid

Fernandez reaction
Fernando
Fernao Magalhaes
Fernbach flask
Ferocactus
Ferrara
Ferraras
Ferrarese
Ferrareses
Ferrari
Ferraris
Ferrata's cell
Ferrein's canal
Ferrein's foramen
Ferrein's ligament
Ferrein's pyramid
Ferrein's tube
Ferrein's vasa aberrantia
Ferris
Ferris wheel
Ferris wheels
Ferry
Ferry-Porter law
Fertile Crescent
Fes
Fescennia
Fescennine
Festival of Lights
Festivus
Festuca

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