Director’s Council of Public Representatives (COPR)
NIH Public Bulletin – December 2011
Spanish-Language Kidney and Urologic Diseases Dictionaries
Institute: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
To help people better understand kidney and urologic diseases, dictionaries of terms related to these diseases are now available in Spanish.
El diccionario de las enfermedades renales (The Kidney Diseases Dictionary) is an easy-to-read booklet that defines more than 150 terms related to diseases of the kidney. It is designed for people who have kidney diseases and their families and friends.
El diccionario de las enfermedades urológicas (The Urologic Diseases Dictionary) defines more than 70 terms related to the anatomy of the urinary tract and urologic diseases.
You can read El diccionario de las enfermedades renales at www.kidney.niddk.nih.gov/spanish/pubs/kdictionary and El diccionario de las enfermedades urológicas at www.kidney.niddk.nih.gov/spanish/pubs/udictionary.