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(ˌɒlɪˈɡjʊərɪə) or


(Medicine) excretion of an abnormally small volume of urine, often as the result of a kidney disorder. Compare anuria
[C19: from oligo- + -uria]
oliguretic adj
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Noun1.oliguria - abnormally small production of urine; can be a symptom of kidney disease or obstruction of the urinary tract or edema or an imbalance of fluids and electrolytes in the body
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
2.oliguria - production of an abnormally small amount of urine
micturition, urination - the discharge of urine


n. oliguria, disminución en la formación de orina.
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