A paired organ of the urinary tract which has the production of urine as its primary function. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kidney http://anatomy.uams.edu/anatomyhtml/kidney.html ]

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Term information

database cross reference

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim, vertebrate_core, organ_slim, major_organ

external definition

One of either of a pair of structures lying on either side of the dorsal aorta in which fluid balance is regulated and waste is excreted out in the form of urine.[AAO]

fma set term


has narrow synonym

reniculate kidney