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albuminuria

Line breaks: al¦bu¦min|uria
Pronunciation: /ˌalbjʊmɪˈnjʊərɪə
 
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Definition of albuminuria in English:

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
The presence of albumin in the urine, typically as a symptom of kidney disease.
Example sentences
  • 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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