Nephrology (frae Greek νεφρός nephros "neer", combined wi the suffix -logy, "the study o") is a specialty o medicine an pediatrics that concerns itsel wi the study o normal neer function, neer problems, the treatment o kidney problems an renal replacement therapy (dialysis an neer transplantation).

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A human neer (click on image for description).
Signeeficant diseasesHypertension, Renal cancer
Signeeficant testsRenal biopsy, Urinalysis