massive proteinuria


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massive proteinuria

A nephrotic syndrome with the largest protein losses, specifically in which the urine protein-to-creatinine ratio is greater than 10 mg/mg.
See also: proteinuria
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One month after the acute period, she had elevated BUN and serum creatinine levels and massive proteinuria.
All the patients had edema and massive proteinuria, 97% hypoalbuminemia, 94% hypercholesterolemia and 54% oliguria.

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