The portion of a kidney consisting of a renal medullary pyramid and the renal cortex above it[MP]. It is composed of many renal lobules[WP]. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Renal_lobe ]

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Kidney:PioM.png

editor note

todo - add has_part relationships.

has exact synonym

lobi renalis
kidney lobe
lobus renalis

has related synonym

lobi renales

id

UBERON:0009913

taxon notes

human kidneys have multilobar (multipyramidal) architecture while mice and rats have unilobar (unipyramidal) kidneys