Meaning of infrarenal in English:


Pronunciation /ɪnfrəˈriːn(ə)l/


  • Below the kidney.

    ‘Aneurysms of the infrarenal abdominal aorta and iliac arteries coexist to such a degree that they may be considered a single clinical entity.’
    • ‘A 52 year old hypertensive man developed acute renal failure after surgery to repair an infrarenal abdominal aortic aneurysm.’
    • ‘We considered an abdominal aortic aneurysm to be present if the infrarenal aortic diameter was 3 cm.’
    • ‘From 93 hospitals in the United Kingdom, the authors identified 1,276 patients with infrarenal AAAs that were 4.0 to 5.5 cm in diameter.’
    • ‘In patients with KTS, however, standard, infrarenal filter placement may not prove optimally effective.’