DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for nephritis

Nephritis [DOID:10952]

Nephritis is inflammation of the nephrons in the kidneys. The word "nephritis" was imported from Latin, which took it from Greek: νεφρίτιδα. The word comes from the Greek νεφρός - nephro- meaning "of the kidney" and -itis meaning "inflammation".

Synonyms:  nephritis,  DOID:10952,  Nephritis (disorder),  Nephritis NOS,  Nephritis NOS (disorder) ...