Bellini, Lorenzo

(bĕ-lē′nē)

Italian physician and anatomist, 1643-1704.

Bellini tubule

A papillary duct of the kidney; the union of several collecting tubules.

papillary ducts of Bellini

Short ducts that open on the tip of the renal papillae. They are formed by the union of the straight collecting tubules.

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