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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.
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proteinuria

(ˌprəʊtɪˈnjʊərɪə)
n
(Pathology) med another name for albuminuria
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pro•tein•u•ri•a

(ˌproʊ tiˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər-, -ti ə-)

n.
excessive protein in the urine, as from kidney disease.
[1910–15]
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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
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pro·tei·nu·ri·a

n. proteinuria, presencia de proteínas en la orina.
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All amino acids are present in overflow proteinuria, and tubular reabsorption is prevented as a result of absorption capacity completion [21].
* Overflow proteinuria occurs when small molecular light chains escape the glomerular filtration barrier and overwhelm the tubular reabsorptive capacity.
The most common form is overflow proteinuria caused by high plasma protein concentrations that exceed the reabsorptive capacity of the tubules.