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diuresis

 [di″u-re´sis]
increased excretion of urine; see also diuretic.
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di·u·re·sis

(dī'yū-rē'sis), Do not confuse this word with dieresis.
Excretion of urine; commonly denotes production of unusually large volumes of urine.
[G. dia, throughout, completely, + ourēsis, urination]
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diuresis

(dī′ə-rē′sĭs)
n.
Excessive discharge of urine.
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diuresis

Nephrology Excretion of urine, especially in excess. See Overdiuresis.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

di·u·re·sis

(dī-yūr-ē'sis)
Excretion of urine; commonly denotes production of unusually large volumes.
[G. dia, throughout, completely, + ourēsis, urination]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

diuresis

An unusually or abnormally large output of urine.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

diuresis


diuresis

the increased output of watery urine by the kidneys. See ADH.
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