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hemoglobinuria

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noun he·mo·glo·bin·uria \ˌhē-mə-ˌglō-bə-ˈnu̇r-ē-ə, -ˈnyu̇r-\

Definition of hemoglobinuria

  1. :  the presence of free hemoglobin in the urine

hemoglobinuric play \-ˈnu̇r-ik, -ˈnyu̇r-\ adjective


Origin of hemoglobinuria

New Latin


First Known Use: 1866


Medical Dictionary

hemoglobinuria

noun he·mo·glo·bin·uria

Medical Definition of hemoglobinuria

  1. :  the presence of free hemoglobin in the urine

hemoglobinuric or chiefly British haemoglobinuric \-ˈn(y)u̇(ə)r-ik\play adjective


Variants of hemoglobinuria

or chiefly British haemoglobinuria \ˌhē-mə-ˌglō-bə-ˈn(y)u̇r-ē-ə\play

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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "hemoglobinuria"


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