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


(Pathology) med another name for albuminuria


(ˌproʊ tiˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər-, -ti ə-)

excessive protein in the urine, as from kidney disease.
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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


n. proteinuria, presencia de proteínas en la orina.
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33% (n=9) were associated with nephrotic range proteinuria and were thus labelled as minimal change disease (MCD).
In the clinical setting, recurrent nephrotic range proteinuria in patients with nongenetic disease can be abrogated by intensive immunosuppression possibly due to repression of circulating factor formation, stabilization of the actin cytoskeleton (e.
These patients may experience hematuria with or without red blood cell casts, nephrotic range proteinuria, and/or elevated serum creatinine.