blood urea

blood urea

The levels of UREA in the blood. Normal kidney function keeps the blood urea levels low by excreting it in the urine. A high blood urea suggests kidney failure.

blood urea

see blood urea/nitrogen.
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Food and Drug Administration for its Blood Urea Nitrogen and Total Carbon Dioxide point-of-care tests to aid in the diagnosis of renal diseases and metabolic imbalances.
Nephropathy is often recognized only when filtration is affected as seen by a rise in blood urea and serum creatinine, because there are as yet no good serologic markers to determine the subtle insults to the kidneys.
It can be diagnosed by the doctors after going through the blood, creatinine and blood urea reports.
To monitor the diabetes patients, estimation of blood urea and creatinine level along with HbA1c level is highly recommended.
Investigation report showed highest blood urea level more than 151mg/dl in 78 (39.
No Significant Difference in Blood urea nitrogen, Urea, Uric acid and 100m hurdle time for female college students.
Investigations done included serial blood urea nitrogen, serum creatinine, urine microscopy and culture and sensitivity.
Blood samples were sent to the laboratory for analysis of serum LDH concentration, blood urea nitrogen (BUN) concentration, serum creatinine, alkaline phosphatase, serum alanine transaminase, serum aspartate transaminase and gamma glutamyl transferase (GGT) concentration.
Blood sampling were made for the determination of hematological values (glucose (GLU), blood urea nitrogen (BUN), total protein (TP), albumin (ALB), globulin (GLB), creatinine (CR), total bilirubin (TBIL), uric acid (UA), and direct bilirubin (DBIL)) at 30, 60, 90 days.
Enzymatically measured creatinine concentration (Roche Diagnostics, COBAS 8000) was significantly decreased 24 h after admission (Table 1), inconsistent with clinical features and blood urea nitrogen concentration.
For trained male swimmers significant positive correlations among CSS, blood urea and serum urea nitrogen were found.