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Medical Term:

megacalycosis

Pronunciation: meg'a-kal'i-ko'sis

Definition:

  1. Congenital, nonobstructive enlargement of renal calyces.
  2. Excessively large number of calyces.

[mega- + G. kalyx, cup of a flower, + -osis, condition]

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