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Definition of the noun albuminuria

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noun - plural: albuminurias

  1. the presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonym of albuminuria: proteinuria
    • more generic word: symptom = any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease


Albuminuria is a pathological condition wherein albumin is present in the urine. It is a type of proteinuria.

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Google previewThe ESC Textbook of Intensive and Acute Cardiovascular Care (2015)

by Marco Tubaro, Pascal Vranckx, Susanna Price, Christiaan Vrints

Albuminuria refers to the presence of an abnormal loss of albumin in the urine.

Albuminuria is the earliest biomarker of glomerular diseases, appearing generally before a reduction in the GFR (e.g. diabetic glomerulosclerosis). On the...

Albuminuria is a well-established diagnostic and prognostic biomarker in diabetic nephropathy, and it is associated with glomerulonephritis, hypertension, ...

Google previewA Reference Handbook of the Medical Sciences (1913)

Embracing the Entire Range of Scientific and Practical Medicine and Allied Science by Albert Henry Buck

Normal albuminuria is a fact, but it is and remains an academic issue as far as the practitioner is concerned.

Google previewDiabetes and the Kidney (2011)

by Kar Neng Lai, S. C. W. Tang

Australia Abstract Progressive albuminuria is the sine qua non of ...

Google previewClinical Journal (1904)

As a matter of clinical experience Ithink l you will find that pure orthostatic albuminuria is a very much more common affection at the period of puberty than organic renal disease, that it is characterised by the absence of all signs of organic ...

Google previewPhysiological Materia Medica (2003)

by W. H. Burt

Daring life, albuminuria is an evidence of the mischief being set up ; and it has been thought that the Saturnine epilepsy may sometimes be due to it. "Another effect of the renal degeneration induced by Lead is that the separation of urates from ...

Google previewDiet Quality (2013)

An Evidence-Based Approach by Victor R. Preedy, Lan-Anh Hunter, Vinood B. Patel

Increased albumin leaking through the kidney is called albuminuria and it is asymptomatic. Albuminuria indicates kidney conditions that affect the glomeruli such as glomerulonephritis, nephrotic syndrome, diabetic nephropathy, and arterial ...

Google previewPrevention of Kidney Disease and Long-Term Survival (2012)

by Morrell M. Avram

Albuminuria is a direct result of this enhanced protein filtration and is demonstrable by ultrasensitive analytical techniques even at the onset of diabetes.” But perhaps of greater longrange import, this increased transglomerular traffic of proteins ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Medical Physiology (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Albuminuria is a pathological condition wherein albumin is present in the urine. It is a type of proteinuria. The amount of protein being lost in the urine can be quantified by collecting the urine for 24 hours, measuring a sample of the pooled ...

Google previewBiomarkers in Cardiovascular Diseases (2013)

by Dimitris Tousoulis, Christodoulos Stefanadis

Albuminuria and microalbuminuria Albuminuria is a long established and traditional diagnostic and prognostic factor of CKD, but evidence suggests a significant role in HF, as well.

Google previewAmyloid and Related Disorders (2015)

Surgical Pathology and Clinical Correlations by Maria M. Picken, Guillermo A. Herrera, Ahmet Dogan

Since albuminuria is an early finding in FMF amyloidosis, patients should undergo periodic urinalyses, especially ...

Google previewChronic Medical Disease and Cognitive Aging (2013)

Toward a Healthy Body and Brain by Kristine Yaffe

Albuminuria is a marker of glomerular permeability that has traditionally been considered an early marker of CKD, whereas low eGFR was considered a late marker. However, this assumption is now being challenged for several reasons. First ...

Google previewAdvanced Practice Nursing Ethics in Chronic Disease Self-Management (2012)

A Guide for Advanced Nursing Practice by Barbara Klug Redman PhD, MSN, FAAN

For example, albuminuria is a key subclinical marker for kidney disease. There is a treatment for it, yet routine screening for high risk patients does not reliably occur. A self-assessment tool of risk factors (age; race; sex; current smoking; ...

Google previewLancet-clinic (1913)

Orthotic albuminuria is an important condition when examining for life insurance and is usually due to nephroptosis. It must be remembered that chronic Bright's disease results very frequently as. time goes on unless the condition of the ...

Google previewHomoeopathic Drug Pictures (2002)

by Margaret Lucy Tyler

During life, albuminuria is an evidence of the mischief being set up. (6) The AMAUROSES : " secondary to the renal mischief, or, apparently an optic neuritis, with its central scotoma." * * * Evidently, from the cases given, Plumbum may do its ...

Google previewBrenner and Rector's The Kidney (2011)

by Maarten W. Taal, Glenn M. Chertow, Philip A. Marsden, Karl Skorecki, Alan S. L. Yu, Barry M. Brenner

78,79 Although albuminuria is the first sign, peripheral edema is often the first symptom of diabetic nephropathy. Fluid retention is frequently observed early ...

Google previewOxford Textbook of Clinical Nephrology (2015)

by Neil Turner, David Goldsmith, Christopher Winearls, Nobert Lamiere, Jonathan Himmelfarb, Giuseppe Remuzzi

However, albuminuria is characterized by a large intraindividual variability. Low- grade albuminuria is an excellent marker for assessing vascular damage and early renal disease. Generalized atherosclerosis leads to medullary hypoperfusion ...

Google previewA dictionary of treatment (1920)

including medical and surgical therapeutics by Sir William Whitla

ALBUMINURIA. Usually the treatment of this condition resolves itself into the management of Bright's Disease. In those cases where albumin appears in the urine, apparently independent of renal disease, it may (speaking generally) be said to ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Albuminuria Alcohol molecular weight of albumin; 131I emits negative beta particles and gamma radiation, halflife of 131I is 8.0 days. Used for the determination of blood and plasma volumes, circulation time and cardiac output and for the ...

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

ALBOFERRIN ALBUMINURIA leprosy. A. myriophylla, an East Indian species, where the natives make a kind of beer from the bark. A. odoratissima, an East Indian tree bearing white fragrant flowers. The juice of the bark, with lime- juice and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medicine (1884)

Including General Pathology, General Therapeutics, Hygiene, and the Diseases Peculiar to Women and Children by Sir Richard Quain, John Mitchell Bruce, Frederick Thomas Roberts

Albuminuria.— Albuminuria is not uncommon as a complication of typhoid, and it may be accompanied ...

Google previewThe American illustrated medical dictionary (1922)

by William Alexander Newman Dorland

Causing or aggravating albuminuria. 2. A drug which causes a discharge of albumin in the urine. albuminuria ...

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

Albuminuria is not always associated with disease: it may occur after strenuous exercise ...

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

Causing albuminuria. Albuminuria, al-bu-min-u' -re-ah.

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica

by John Henry Clarke

(albuminuria, urging to urinate and defecate) ; Nux (urging to urinate and defecate) ; Op. (constipation) ; Plumb, (faeces like balls, painful micturition, albuminuria). SYMPTOMS. 2. Head. — Confusion in head and pain in forehead ; giddiness ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2001)

by Edward Boden

(see PROTEINS; CONALBUMIN; ALBUMINURIA). Albuminuria. The presence of albumin in the urine: one of the earliest signs of NEPHRITIS and cystitis (see URINARY BLADDER, DISEASES OF).

Google previewDictionary of Health Education (2009)

by David Bedworth, Albert E Bedworth

ORTHOSTATIC ALBUMINURIA 1. Postural albuminuria ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

See albuminuria. albuminous liver. See amyloid liver. albumin test [L, albus, white], any of several tests for the presence of albumin, a class of simple proteins, in the urine—a common sign of renal or chronic disease. One type of albumin test ...

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