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cre·at·i·nine

 (krē-ăt′n-ēn′, -ĭn)
n.
A creatine anhydride, C4H7N3O, formed by the metabolism of creatine, that is found in muscle tissue and blood and normally excreted in the urine as a metabolic waste.

creatinine

(kriːˈætəˌniːn)
n
(Biochemistry) an anhydride of creatine that is abundant in muscle and excreted in the urine
[C19: from German Kreatinin, from Kreatin creatine + -in -ine2]

creatinine

A nitrogenous waste product excreted in urine.
Translations

cre·at·i·nine

n. creatinina, sustancia presente en la orina que representa el producto final del metabolismo de la creatina;
___ clearancedepuración de ___, volumen de plasma libre de ___.

creatinine

n creatinina
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