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polyuria

 [pol″e-u´re-ah]
excessive excretion of urine, such as with diabetes mellitus.

pol·y·u·ri·a

(pol'ē-yū'rē-ă),
Excessive excretion of urine resulting in profuse and frequent micturition.
[poly- + G. ouron, urine]

polyuria

(pōl′ē-yo͝or′ē-ə)
n.
Excessive passage of urine, as in diabetes.

pol′y·u′ric adj.

polyuria

Nephrology Excessive urination due to ↑ production

pol·y·u·ri·a

(pol'ē-yūr'ē-ă)
Excessive excretion of urine resulting in profuse micturition; causes include diabetes insipidus, diabetes mellitus, and hypercalcemia, but sometimes results from overhydration.
[poly- + G. ouron, urine]

polyuria

The formation of abnormally large quantities of urine. See also POLYDIPSIA.

Polyuria

Excessive production of urine.

pol·y·u·ri·a

(pol'ē-yūr'ē-ă)
Excessive excretion of urine resulting in profuse and frequent micturition.
[poly- + G. ouron, urine]
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Patients with FVC-confirmed nocturia at least twice nightly were prescribed desmopressin according to the European (Slovenian) product registration, which allows prescription not only for nocturia treatment in cases of nocturnal polyuria, described as urine production greater than one-third of the patient's 24-h urine production, but also for nocturia, described as urine production greater than the nightly bladder capacity.
Osmotic polyuria: an overlooked mechanism in diabetic nephropathy.
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Polyphagia, emaciation, polyuria, and polydipsia are commonly reported clinical signs of diabetic birds while signs of central neuropathy have not been reported or observed.
Polydipsia and polyuria were noted when he was 17 months of age.
Diabetes insipidus is an endocrinological disorder characterized by polyuria, that is, urine output greater than 2l/[m.sup.2]/24h or 40-50 mL/Kg/24 h in adults, caused as a result of either vasopressin deficiency (central DI), vasopressin resistance (nephrogenic DI), or excessive water intake (primary polydipsia) [3].
A 7 year old, intact female, Labrador retriever was presented with 5 day history of anorexia, weakness, polyuria and polydipsia.
It has been seen in recent cases in which early diagnosis was accomplished that the child/adolescent and the family were not aware of the diabetes or such specific symptoms of diabetes as polydipsia polyuria and especially weight loss and visited the hospital because of such accompanying diseases as viral infections fever vomiting and diarrhoea which had suppressed the immune system and increased the insulin requirement; diabetes was incidentally detected when a value exceeding 200 mg/dl was found in the blood glucose measurement.
The classic presentations of T1DM in children are polyuria, polydipsia, and weight loss.
Diabetes mellitus is a metabolic disorder characterized by impaired metabolism of glucose, which is associated with insulin deficiency and results hyperglycaemia, often accompanied by glucosuria and polyuria. [1] India has been declared as a diabetic capital of the world and every fifth diabetic in the world is an Indian.
Excessive thirst is known as polydypsia and excessive urination is termed as polyuria.
The concentration of serum IL-6 continued to increase during hypotension stage, reached its peak during the oliguria stage, decreased significantly during the polyuria stage, and remained higher than the controls during the convalescent stage.