albuminuria

noun
al·​bu·​min·​uria | \ (ˌ)al-ˌbyü-mə-ˈnu̇r-ē-ə How to pronounce albuminuria (audio) , -ˈnyu̇r- \

Definition of albuminuria

: the presence of albumin in the urine often symptomatic of kidney disease

Other Words from albuminuria

albuminuric \ (ˌ)al-​ˌbyü-​mə-​ˈnu̇r-​ik How to pronounce albuminuria (audio) , -​ˈnyu̇r-​ \ adjective

First Known Use of albuminuria

1830, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for albuminuria

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“Albuminuria.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/albuminuria. Accessed 18 Apr. 2021.

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albuminuria

noun
al·​bu·​min·​uria | \ al-ˌbyü-mə-ˈn(y)u̇r-ē-ə How to pronounce albuminuria (audio) \

Medical Definition of albuminuria

: the presence of albumin in the urine that is usually a symptom of disease of the kidneys but sometimes a response to other diseases or physiological disturbances of benign nature

Other Words from albuminuria

albuminuric \ -​ˈn(y)u̇r-​ik How to pronounce albuminuria (audio) \ adjective

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