noun (plural urinalyses /ˌjʊərɪˈnalɪsiːz/)[mass noun] Medicine
Analysis of urine by physical, chemical, and microscopical means to test for the presence of disease, drugs, etc.
- These tests may include blood tests, urinalysis and imaging studies, such as ultrasounds or angiography.
- The evaluation of nocturnal enuresis requires a thorough history, a complete physical examination, and urinalysis.
- The results of routine blood tests and urinalysis were within normal limits.
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