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haemoglobinuria

Line breaks: haemo|globin|uria
Pronunciation: /ˌhiːməˌɡləʊbɪˈnjʊərɪə
 
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(US hemoglobinuria)

Definition of haemoglobinuria in English:

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
Excretion of free haemoglobin 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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