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phosphaturia

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noun phos·pha·tu·ria \ˌfäs-fə-ˈtu̇r-ē-ə, -ˈtyu̇r-\

Definition of phosphaturia

  1. :  the excessive discharge of phosphates in the urine



Origin and Etymology of phosphaturia

New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary phosphate + New Latin -uria


First Known Use: 1876


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phosphaturia

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noun phos·pha·tu·ria \ˌfäs-fə-ˈt(y)u̇r-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of phosphaturia

  1. :  the excretion of excessive amounts of phosphate in the urine




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