A fascial pouch derived from extraperitoneal connective tissue that contains the kidneys, the suprarenal glands, the renal vessels and perirenal fat. [ http://anatomy.uams.edu/anatomyhtml/kidney.html ]

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has exact synonym

fascia of Zuckerkandl
gerota's fascia
gerota's capsule

has related synonym

fascia renalis
Gerota capsule

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UBERON:0016851

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