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anuria

 [ah-nu´re-ah]
1. complete suppression of urine formation by the kidney. adj., adj anu´ric.
2. complete suppression of urine formation and excretion, as in acute renal failure. Called also anuresis. adj., adj anu´ric.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

an·u·ri·a

(an-yū'rē-ă),
Absence of urine formation.
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anuria

(ə-no͝or′ē-ə, ə-nyo͝or′-)
n.
The absence of urine formation. Also called anuresis.

a·nu′ric (ə-no͝or′ĭk, ə-nyo͝or′-) adj.
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anuria

A state characterised by a paucity of urine production, usually understood to mean less than 50 ml/day.
 
Aetiology
Acute renal failure, which may be due to shock or dehydration; fluid-ion imbalance; bilateral ureteral obstruction
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anuria

Anuresis Nephrology The complete lack of urine production Etiology Acute renal failure, which may be due to shock or dehydration, fluid-ion imbalance, bilateral ureteral obstruction
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

an·u·ri·a

(ă-nyūr'ē-ă)
Absence of urine formation.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

anuria

Cessation of the production of urine by the kidneys. Anuria is always very serious, unless of brief duration. Uncorrected anuria leads to a build-up of toxic waste material in the blood and eventual death.
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Acute anuria and bilateral hydroureteronephrosis were observed in the presented case.
Elevations in plasma creatinine are linked to other criteria, such as anuria and the need for dialysis, which reflect the severity of AKI and generally the severity of NE.
Perineal hernia is also reported in wild small ruminants; Nubian Ibex, a small wild ruminant which had anuria and defecation problem, contents of herniated sac was urinary bladder, (Tadmorl, 1982).
Scr increase [greater than or equal to]3.0 times baseline; GFR decrease of 50/75%; Scr increase [greater than or equal to]4.0 mg/dl (353.6 [micro]mol/ L) with an acute increase of at least 0.5 mg/dl (44 [micro]mol/L); urine output < 0.3 ml/kg/ h for [greater than or equal to]24 h; or anuria for [greater than or equal to]12 h AKIN criteria Increase in Scr by Stage 1.
He was admitted for rapid onset of respiratory failure, anuria, lactic acidosis, shock, and coagulopathy.
In untreated cases, it can cause urinary obstruction through formation of fungal balls resulting in hydronephrosis, oliguria or anuria, destruction of the renal parenchyma, ultimately sepsis and wide-spread dissemination of the organism, and death of the patient.
She was subsequently referred to our urology clinic in November 2014, following development of anuria and identification of a 6.4 x 9.4 x 7.7 cm bladder mass on ultrasound and transurethral resection of bladder tumour (TURBT).
Furthermore, AKI-F (failure) was defined as rise in creatinine to 3 times the base value or fall in GFR by 75% or serum creatinine > 4mg/dL or decrease in urine output to less than 0.3 mL/kg/h for 24 hrs or anuria for 12 hrs.
Before surgery, the patient developed acute kidney failure with anuria along with increased serum values of urea and creatinine, requiring hemodialysis after the procedure.
A 15-month-old boy with a 5-day history of severe diarrhea and vomiting was referred to our hospital due to anuria and acute renal failure.