renal cortical lobule -->
cortical lobules of kidney
medical dictionary

One of the subdivisions of the kidney, consisting of a medullary ray and that portion of the convoluted port (renal corpuscles and convoluted tubules) associated with its collecting duct.

Synonyms: lobulus corticalis renalis, renal cortical lobule, renculus, reniculus, renunculus.

(05 Mar 2000)