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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.

an·u·ri·a

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

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.

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

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

an·u·ri·a

(ă-nyūr'ē-ă)
Absence of urine formation.

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.