azoturia


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azoturia

 [az″o-tu´re-ah]
an excess of urea or other nitrogen compounds in the urine.

a·zo·tu·ri·a

(az'ō-tyūr'ē-ă),
An increased elimination of urea in the urine.
[azo- (azote) + G. ouron, urine]

azoturia

/az·o·tu·ria/ (-tu´re-ah) excess of urea or other nitrogenous compounds in the urine.azotu´ric

azoturia

(ăz′ə-to͝or′ē-ə, -tyo͝or′-)
n.
Increase of nitrogenous substances, especially urea, in the urine.

azoturia

[az′ōtoo͡r′ē·ə]
Etymology: Fr, azote, nitrogen; Gk, ouron, urine
an excess of nitrogenous compounds including urea in the urine.

a·zo·tu·ri·a

(az'ō-tyūr'ē-ă)
An increased elimination of urea in the urine.
[azo- (azote) + G. ouron, urine]

azoturia

excess of urea in the urine (specifically in horses, see paralytic myoglobinuria). Called also sacral paralysis, black water.
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Azoturia can be prevented by maintaining a balance between diet and exercise.
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tying-up syndrome--A metabolic disorder of the muscles that is associated with forced exercise after a period of rest during which the animal has access to feed; thought to be a mild form of azoturia.