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u·re·mi·aalso u·rae·mi·a (yo͝o-rē′mē-ə)
A toxic condition resulting from kidney disease in which there is retention in the bloodstream of waste products normally excreted in the urine. Also called azotemia.
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(Pathology) the usual US spelling of uraemia
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u•re•mi•a(yʊˈri mi ə)
the presence in the blood of excessive urea and other products normally excreted in the urine.
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a toxic condition resulting from the presence of urinary constituents in the blood, caused by deficiencies in the secretion of urine. — uremic, uraemic, adj.See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
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Poisoning by toxins accumulating in the body.
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|Noun||1.||uremia - 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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n. uremia, condición tóxica causada por insuficiencia renal que produce retención en la sangre de sustancias nitrogenadas, fosfatos y sulfatos.
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