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Glossary: renal pelvis, Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota

renal pelvis

(REE-nul PEL-vus)

The area at the center of the kidney. Urine collects here and is funneled into the ureter, the tube that connects the kidney to the bladder.

Transitional Cell Cancer of the Renal Pelvis and Ureter TreatmentCáncer de células de transición de la pelvis renal y del uréter: Tratamiento