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View in Spanish: Acidosis renal tubular

Renal tubular acidosis (REE-nul TOO-byoo-ler A-sih-DOH-sis)
A rare disorder in which structures in the kidney that filter the blood are impaired, producing urine that is more acid than normal.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.