hemolytic uremic syndrome

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he·mo·lyt·ic u·re·mic syn·drome

n. síndrome hemolítico urémico, con anemia hemolítica y trombocitopenia, presentando un cuadro con fallo renal agudo; en la infancia se presenta con síntomas de sangrado gastrointestinal, hematuria, oliguria, y de anemia hemolítica.
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Further evidence associating hemolytic uremic syndrome with infection by verotoxin-producing Escherichia coli O157:H7.
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coli variant can cause diarrhea, hemorrhagic colitis, and hemolytic uremic syndrome.