albuminuria

noun
al·bu·min·uria | \(ˌ)al-ˌbyü-mə-ˈnu̇r-ē-ə, -ˈnyu̇r-\

Definition of albuminuria 

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

Other Words from albuminuria

albuminuric \-ˈnu̇r-ik, -ˈnyu̇r- \ adjective

First Known Use of albuminuria

1830, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for albuminuria

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albuminuria

noun
al·bu·min·uria | \al-ˌbyü-mə-ˈn(y)u̇r-ē-ə \

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 \ adjective

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