indicanuria

indicanuria

 [in″dĭ-kan-u´re-ah]
an excess of indican in the urine.

in·di·can·u·ri·a

(in'di-kan-yū'rē-ă),
An increased urinary excretion of indican, a derivative of indol formed chiefly in the intestine when protein is putrefied; indol is also formed during the putrefaction of protein in other sites.

in·di·ca·nu·ri·a

(in'di-kan-yūr'ē-ă)
An increased urinary excretion of indican, a derivative of indol formed chiefly in the intestine when protein is putrefied; indol is also formed during the putrefaction of protein in other sites.

indicanuria

an excess of indican in the urine. High levels are indicative of prolonged alimentary tract sojourn and increased absorption of this detoxification product of indole.
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