Definition of hemoglobinuria in English:


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


  • Excretion of free hemoglobin in the urine.
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    • 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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