haematuria


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haematuria

See hematuria.

he·ma·tu·ri·a

(hē'mă-tyūr'ē-ă)
Any condition in which urine contains blood or red blood cells.
Synonym(s): haematuria.
[hemato- + G. ouron, urine]

haematuria

Blood in the urine. In large quantity this causes a smoky, bright red or brownish appearance, but small quantities may be unnoticed. OCCULT blood can be detected by simple tests. Haematuria may result from bleeding from any part of the urinary system, from the kidneys to the URETHRA and must always be investigated.

haematuria

blood in urine

he·ma·tu·ri·a

(hē'mă-tyūr'ē-ă)
Presence of blood or red blood cells in the urine.
Synonym(s): haematuria.
[hemato- + G. ouron, urine]
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Perry GJ, George CR, Field MJ, et al: Thin-membrane nephropathy--a common cause of glomerular haematuria.
HAEMATURIA (blood in the urine): Bleeding from the kidney tends to be more common in the 'SC' phenotype.
The texts refer approximately 50 times to haematuria, a classic symptom of infection with Schistosoma haematobium, the commonest form of schistosomiasis present in Egypt (Jonckheere 1944; Adamson 1976; Badr 1963; Rowling 1967: 532-7).
Common adverse reactions were epistaxis, contusion, haematuria, haematoma, eye haemorrhage, and gastrointestinal haemorrhage.
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