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A renal radiologist commented recently over lunch that "kidney cysts are a dead issue." This opinion may well have been shaped by the downright boring literature on renal cysts that has been stuck in the quagmire of classification for too long. Imbued with the notion that cysts are interesting and worthy of physiologic interest, Gardner has pulled together a reasonably neat collection of essays intending ". . . to bring some order to this chaos of nomenclature. . . ." Although order may not be fully restored, this book certainly quiets the din of nattering nosology. This is the most
Cystic Disease of the Kidney.. Ann Intern Med. 1977;86:122–123. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-86-1-122_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1977;86(1):122-123.
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