Definition of haemoglobinuria in English:


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


[mass noun] Medicine
  • Excretion of free haemoglobin in the urine.
    More 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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