Definition of albuminuria in English:


Line breaks: al¦bu¦min|uria
Pronunciation: /ˌalbjʊmɪˈnjʊərɪə


[mass noun] Medicine
  • The presence of albumin in the urine, typically as a symptom of kidney disease.
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    • But dropsy was still poorly understood until Bright, who put it all together with diseased kidneys and albuminuria and distinguished dropsies of renal origin from other etiologies.
    • Data adjusted for age at diagnosis of diabetes, ethnic group, smoking status, presence of albuminuria, haemoglobin A 1c, high and low density lipoprotein cholesterol, and triglyceride
    • There is little argument regarding the benefits in patients with overt albuminuria and or diabetic nephropathy.

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