Bright's diseaseBright's disease
the chronic form of glomerulonephritis: once used for nephritis in general
Origin of Bright's diseaseafter R. Bright (1789-1858), London physician who first diagnosed it
Any of several diseases of the kidney, such as glomerulonephritis, marked by the presence of albumin in the urine. No longer in clinical use.
Origin of Bright's diseaseAfter Richard Bright (1789-1858), British physician
From Dr Richard Bright.