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 (ə-no͝or′ē-ə, ə-nyo͝or′-)
The absence of urine formation. Also called anuresis.

a·nu′ric (ə-no͝or′ĭk, ə-nyo͝or′-) adj.


(Pathology) pathol complete suppression of urine formation, often as the result of a kidney disorder. Compare anuresis, oliguria
[C19: from New Latin, from an- + Greek ouron urine]


(əˈnʊər i ə, əˈnyʊər-, ænˈyʊər-)

the absence or suppression of urine.
[1830–40; an-1 + -uria]
an•u′ric, adj.


Condition in which no urine is produced.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anuria - inability to urinateanuria - inability to urinate      
illness, sickness, unwellness, malady - impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism


n. anuria, escasez o ausencia de orina.
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Variables recorded for each patient on day of admission include age, history, duration of insult, oliguria, anuria, altered level of consciousness (ALOC), Hemoglobin, total leukocyte count, platelet count, prothrombin time, activated partial thromboplastin time, blood peripheral film, blood Urea, serum Creatinine, serum Sodium, serum Potassium, venous bicarb, serum lactate dehydrogenase, serum bilirubin, aspartate aminotransferase, alanine aminotransferase, gamma glutamyl transpeptidase, alkaline phosphatase, urine dipstick, urine microscopy, renal ultrasonography, parenteral fluids, renal replacement therapy, anti-malarial given before coming to our hospital and outcome.
Paruria was detected in 11 patients (frequency and urgency in 3 patients, oliguria in 4 patients, anuria in 2 patients, and hematuria in 2 patients), and this may have been caused by urinary tract infection induced by D-J stents implantations.
La diuresis media fue de 1009 (993) ml/dia, teniendo en cuenta que en su ultimo control, 3 pacientes estaban en anuria y otros 3 con diuresis < 400 ml/dia.
Bilateral localized amyloidosis of the ureter presenting with anuria.
3 mL/Kg/h Especificidad igual a] 4 mg/dL o por 24 horas alta disminucion de la o anuria por TFG [mayor que o 12 horas igual a] 75% Loss Perdida completa de la (Perdida) funcion renal durante cuatro o mas semanas End stage Necesidad de dialisis kidney (>3 meses) disease (enfermedad renal terminal) * Tomado de la referencia 16.
3 ml/kg/h x 24 h or to >300% (>3 fold) anuria x 12h from baseline (or serum creatinine [greater than or equal to] 354 micromol/1 with an acute rise of at least 44 micromol/1) ** Given wide variation in indications and timing of initiation of renal replacement therapy, individuals who receive renal replacement therapy are considered to have met the criteria for stage 3 irrespective of the stage they are in at the time of commencement of renal replacement therapy.
Anuria was rare and present in only 1 (2%) patient.
We get more patients with renal calculi Calculus anuria chronic renal failure and pyelonephritis in summer months both at SIUT Karachi and Sukkur centers.
Complications of HUS include severe anemia from microangiopathic hemolytic anemia, volume overload and hypertension from anuria or oliguria, hyperkalemia from hemolysis of erythrocytes in combination with renal insufficiency, and various other electrolyte abnormalities.
Patients may present with a flank mass (84%), pain (73%), hydatiduria (5%-29%), and rarely acute retention of urine or anuria.
Presentando una disminucion de la diuresis en diferentes grados e incluso anuria.
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