creatinuria


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creatinuria

 [kre″ah-tĭ-nu´re-ah]
increased concentration of creatine in the urine, as seen in muscular dystrophy, poliomyelitis, and various other conditions.

cre·at·i·nu·ri·a

(krē-at'i-nyū'rē-ă),
The urinary excretion of increased amounts of creatine.
[creatine + G. ouron, urine]

creatinuria

(krē′ə-tə-no͝or′ē-ə)
n.
An increased concentration of creatine in the urine.

creatinuria

[kre′ətinoo͡r′ē·ə]
increased concentration of creatine in the urine, as seen in muscular dystrophy, poliomyelitis, and various other conditions.

creatinuria

The excretion of creatine in urine. The term is generally understood in the working parlance to mean the excretion of excess creatine in urine.

cre·a·ti·nu·ri·a

(krē'ă-ti-nyūr'ē-ă)
The urinary excretion of increased amounts of creatine.
[creatine + G. ouron, urine]

creatinuria

Excess of the nitrogenous compound creatine in the urine. This occurs in conditions in which muscle is being broken down at an abnormal rate, as in acute fevers, severe DIABETES and starvation.

creatinuria

an increased concentration of creatine in the urine. An excessive endogenous breakdown of muscle can cause this.
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