albuminuria

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n albuminuria the presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Albuminuria (Med) A morbid condition in which albumin is present in the urine.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n albuminuria In pathology, the presence of albumin in the urine, indicating changes in the blood or in the kidneys.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. L. albumen, + Gr. urine

Usage

In literature:

Both Oertel's and Schwenninger's methods have procured grave dyspepsias, and fatal albuminurias as well, according to Meyer and Rosenfield.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 821, Sep. 26, 1891" by Various
The faulty posture is often associated with slight albuminuria.
"The Nervous Child" by Hector Charles Cameron
There is no characteristic change in the urine; sometimes Albuminuria.
"Valere Aude" by Louis Dechmann
In a case of albuminuria from exercise, W.W.
"Fat and Blood" by S. Weir Mitchell
There is frequently albuminuria, and occasionally nocturnal delirium.
"Manual of Surgery" by Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
Albuminuria is frequently the sequel of scarlatina.
"The People's Common Sense Medical Adviser in Plain English" by R. V. Pierce
He stated that Mr. Jacques had a most pronounced case of Albuminuria or Bright's disease of the kidneys.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
ALBUMIN IN THE URINE (ALBUMINURIA).
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
The urine must be examined frequently and measures taken immediately to overcome albuminuria should it occur.
"Dietetics for Nurses" by Fairfax T. Proudfit
The former is usually associated with some general disease such as albuminuria or diabetes and is bilateral.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1" by Various
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