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anuria. adj., adj anuret´ic.
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1. Inability to urinate.
2. See anuria.
an′u·ret′ic (-rĕt′ĭk) adj.
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anuriaA state characterised by a paucity of urine production, usually understood to mean less than 50 ml/day.
Acute renal failure, which may be due to shock or dehydration; fluid-ion imbalance; bilateral ureteral obstruction
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Inability to urinate.
[G. an, without, + ourēsis, urination]
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