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Urinary System

Hilum of kidney

Hilum of kidney

Pronunciation

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Other Terms:
Renal hilum, Hilum renale, Hile rénal


Description
The hilum of the kidney is a fissure in the kidneys where the renal arteries enter and the veins and ureters exit the kidneys.
Latin
Hilum renale
French
Hile rénal

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