Uraemia
Uraemia U*r[ae]"mi*a, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? urine + ? blood.] (Med.) Accumulation in the blood of the principles of the urine, producing dangerous disease. [1913 Webster]

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  • uraemia — uraemia, uraemic chiefly Brit var of UREMIA, UREMIC * * * n. the presence of excessive amounts of urea and other nitrogenous waste compounds in the blood. These waste products are normally excreted by the kidneys in urine; their accumulation in… …   Medical dictionary

  • uraemia — uraemic, adj. /yoo ree mee euh/, n. Pathol. uremia. * * * …   Universalium

  • uraemia — u·rae·mi·a || ‚jÊŠÉ™ rɪːmɪə n. condition of blood poisoning due to the retention of toxic elements that are usually excreted in the urine (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • uraemia — [jʊ ri:mɪə] (US uremia) noun Medicine a raised level in the blood of urea and other nitrogenous waste compounds. Derivatives uraemic adjective Origin C19: mod. L., from Gk ouron urine + haima blood …   English new terms dictionary

  • uraemia — n. the presence of excessive amounts of urea and other nitrogenous waste compounds in the blood. These waste products are normally excreted by the kidneys in urine; their accumulation in the blood occurs in kidney failure and results in nausea,… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • uraemia — /juˈrimiə/ (say yooh reemeeuh) noun the morbid condition resulting from the retention of urinary constituents. Also, uremia. {New Latin. See uro 1, aemia} Usage: For spelling variation see ae1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • uraemia —   n. accumulation in the blood of urinary products normally excreted …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • uraemia — n. (US uremia) Med. a morbid condition due to the presence in the blood of urinary matter normally eliminated by the kidneys. Derivatives: uraemic adj. Etymology: Gk ouron urine + haima blood …   Useful english dictionary

  • Уремия (Uraemia) — содержание в крови избыточного количества мочевины и других азотсодержащих соединений, являющихся продуктами жизнедеятельности организма. Обычно все эти соединения удаляются из организма почками с мочой, однако при почечной недостаточности они… …   Медицинские термины

  • уремия — (uraemia; ур + греч. haima кровь; син. мочекровие устар.) патологическое состояние, обусловленное задержкой в крови азотистых шлаков, ацидозом и нарушениями электролитного, водного и осмотического равновесия при почечной недостаточности; обычно… …   Большой медицинский словарь

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