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polyuria

 [pol″e-u´re-ah]
excessive excretion of urine, such as with diabetes mellitus.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pol·y·u·ri·a

(pol'ē-yū'rē-ă),
Excessive excretion of urine resulting in profuse and frequent micturition.
[poly- + G. ouron, urine]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

polyuria

(pōl′ē-yo͝or′ē-ə)
n.
Excessive passage of urine, as in diabetes.

pol′y·u′ric adj.
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polyuria

Nephrology Excessive urination due to ↑ production
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

pol·y·u·ri·a

(pol'ē-yūr'ē-ă)
Excessive excretion of urine resulting in profuse micturition; causes include diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus, and hypercalcemia, but sometimes results from overhydration.
[poly- + G. ouron, urine]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

polyuria

The formation of abnormally large quantities of urine. See also POLYDIPSIA.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Polyuria

Excessive production of urine.
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

pol·y·u·ri·a

(pol'ē-yūr'ē-ă)
Excessive excretion of urine resulting in profuse and frequent micturition.
[poly- + G. ouron, urine]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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