hemoglobinuria

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he·mo·glo·bi·nu·ri·a

 (hē′mə-glō′bə-no͝o′ē-ə, -nyo͝or′-)
n.
The presence of hemoglobin in the urine.

he′mo·glo′bi·nu′ric adj.

he•mo•glo•bi•nu•ri•a

(ˌhi məˌgloʊ bəˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər-)

n.
the presence of hemoglobin pigment in the urine.
[1865–70]
he`mo•glo`bi•nu′ric, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hemoglobinuria - presence of hemoglobin in the urine
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Translations

hemoglobinuria

n hemoglobinuria; paroxysmal nocturnal — hemoglobinuria paroxística nocturna
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We problematized HumanizaSUS based on our trajectory with and in the PNH, mainly our experience as a consultant with the Ministry of Health from 2010 to 2013,and on the dialog with diverse workers of the SUS and in favor of the SUS--the many supporters that will be introduced below.
Por un lado, por los efectos en los partidos existentes, en particular para el PLH que no solo perdio las elecciones de ese ano, sino que quedo internamente fracturado, sufriendo ademas importantes deserciones que acabaron en el Frente Nacional de Resistencia Popular (FNRP); en tanto que el PNH capitalizo electoralmente parte del descontento.
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