Definition of postrenal in English:

postrenal

adjective

Anatomy Medicine
  • 1Situated behind or beyond the kidney.

  • 2Occurring or existing in the urine after it leaves the kidney; designating, relating to, or suffering from a disorder, especially kidney failure, resulting from processes which occur in the urinary tract, or which prevent the excretion of urine after its formation.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London. From post- + renal.

Pronunciation

postrenal

/ˌpəʊs(ˈ)riːnl/