urinary casts

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u·ri·nar·y casts

casts discharged in the urine.

urinary casts

Etymology: Gk, ouron, urine; ONorse, kasta
cells or particles excreted in the urine having the shape of renal-collecting tubule cells.
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We found that lower platelet count, higher leukocyte count, the presence of tubular cell casts in urine, quantitative hematuria and leukocyturia (Addis count), and nausea were significantly associated with severe acute renal failure (serum creatinine >620 [micro]mol/L) (Table 1).