azotemia

noun azo·te·mia \ ˌā-zō-ˈtē-mē-ə \

Definition of azotemia

: an excess of urea or other nitrogenous wastes in the blood as a result of kidney insufficiency — compare uremia

azotemic

play \-mik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of azotemia

International Scientific Vocabulary azote nitrogen + New Latin -emia — more at az-


Medical Dictionary

azotemia

noun azo·te·mia
variants: or chiefly British azotaemia play \ˌā-zō-ˈtē-mē-ə\

medical Definition of azotemia

: an excess of urea and other nitrogenous wastes in the blood as a result of kidney insufficiency — compare uremia

azotemic

or chiefly British azotaemic play \-ˈtē-mik\ adjective

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