azotaemia


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azotaemia

(ˌæzəˈtiːmɪə) or

azotemia

n
(Pathology) pathol a less common name for uraemia
[C20: see azote, -aemia]
azotaemic, azotemic adj
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Noun1.azotaemia - accumulation in the blood of nitrogenous waste products (urea) that are usually excreted in the urineazotaemia - accumulation in the blood of nitrogenous waste products (urea) that are usually excreted in the urine
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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The recommended amount of proteins is 1.5 to 2 g [kg.sup.-1] per day for adults with burns, and protein levels that are greater than the recommended cause the urea load and azotaemia, with a limited additional impact on the skeletal muscle loss (2).
Also, reducing intracranial pressure, warming hypothermic patients, treating hypoglycaemia and fluid therapy to lower azotaemia in patients with kidney failure are among the necessary steps (Quandt, 2013; Rozanski and Rush, 2007).
According to doctors Rao is in "critically balanced state and is suffering from pre-existing Azotaemia and Leucocytosis".
Patients may also present with secondary neurological disorders such as metabolic encephalopathies secondary to hypoxia-ischaemia, hypoglycaemia, hepatic failure, azotaemia, hypercalcaemia and nervous system disorders secondary to nutritional deficiencies and endocrine dysfunction.
Relationships between degree of azotaemia and blood pressure, urinary protein: creatinine ratio and fractional excretion of electrolytes in dogs with renal azotaemia.
In the neonatal period and in infancy, AUVs may cause severe obstruction resulting in megacystis, bladder rupture, bilateral hydroureteronephrosis, urinary ascites, and azotaemia (5).