proteinuria

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pro·tein·u·ri·a

 (prōt′n-o͝or′ē-ə, -yo͝or′-, prō′tē-no͝or′-, -nyo͝or′-)
n.
The presence of excessive amounts of protein in the urine.

proteinuria

(ˌprəʊtɪˈnjʊərɪə)
n
(Pathology) med another name for albuminuria

pro•tein•u•ri•a

(ˌproʊ tiˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər-, -ti ə-)

n.
excessive protein in the urine, as from kidney disease.
[1910–15]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.proteinuria - the presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urineproteinuria - the presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
Translations

pro·tei·nu·ri·a

n. proteinuria, presencia de proteínas en la orina.
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However, attenuation of nephrin expression in experimental kidney diseases is associated with a loss of the slit diaphragm and massive proteinuria (Patari-Sampo et al.
Massive proteinuria leads to hypoalbuminemia, salt retention, disorder of hemostasis, hyperlipidemia and increased susceptibility to infections.
Such correction is rarely necessary, as the presence of more than one gram of protein per deciliter of urine is extremely unusual--representing massive proteinuria.

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