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aciduria

 [as″ĭ-du´re-ah]
the excretion of acid in the urine. There are many specific forms, such as aminoaciduria, orotic aciduria, and so on.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ac·i·du·ri·a

(as'i-dyū'rē-ă),
1. Excretion of an acid urine.
2. Excretion of an abnormal amount of any specified acid. Individual types of aciduria are prefixed by the specific acid; for example, aminoaciduria, ketoaciduria.
[acid + G. ouron, urine]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

aciduria

(ăs′ĭ-do͝or′ē-ə, -dyo͝or′-)
n.
A condition marked by the presence of acid in the urine.
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aciduria

The presence of acid in urine. See Orotic aciduria.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

ac·i·du·ri·a

(as'i-dyūr'ē-ă)
1. Excretion of acidic urine.
2. Excretion of an abnormal amount of any specified acid. Individual types of aciduria are prefixed by the specific acid, e.g., aminoaciduria, ketoaciduria.
[acid + G. ouron, urine]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

ac·i·du·ria

(as'i-dyūr'ē-ă)
Excretion of an abnormal amount of any specified acid. Individual types of aciduria are prefixed by the specific acid; e.g., aminoaciduria, ketoaciduria.
[acid + G. ouron, urine]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Asimismo dentro de los hallazgos sugestivos se encuentran hipoglucemia hipocetocica, miocardiopatia, arritmias cardiacas, acidosis metabolica, hiperamoniemia, rabdomiolisis, mioglobinuria, aciduria dicarboxilica, deficiencia de carnitina e insuficiencia hepatica (1, 2).
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