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Synonyms for pelvis

the structure of the vertebrate skeleton supporting the lower limbs in humans and the hind limbs or corresponding parts in other vertebrates

a structure shaped like a funnel in the outlet of the kidney into which urine is discharged before passing into the ureter

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21), (22) Conspicuous uncomplicated or asymptomatic urinary pathologies, such as mild dilation or mild stasis due to conditions such as a peripelvic cyst, persistent caliectasis, or prominent extrarenal pelvis, should be able to be evaluated using methods other than those involving contrast enhancement or radiation exposure, especially in young patients who are the most sensitive to the hazards of radiation or anaphylaxis.