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hemoglobinuria Syllabification: he·mo·glo·bi·nu·ri·a
Pronunciation: /ˌhēməˌɡlōbəˈn(y)o͝orēə/
(British haemoglobinuria)

Definition of hemoglobinuria in English:


Excretion of free hemoglobin in the urine.
Example sentences
  • In elderly, asplenic, or immunocompromised patients a severe malaria-like illness with hemoglobinuria, hemolytic anemia, and renal failure can occur.
  • In the anesthetized patient, the only signs may be unexpected oozing, hemoglobinuria, or hypotension.
  • In this setting, a serum sample with normal color indicates myoglobinuria, whereas a pigmented brown or red serum sample indicates hemoglobinuria.
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