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What is Myoglobinuria?

What is Myoglobinuria?

  • Myoglobinuria: Myoglobin (muscle protein) in the urine. It is often caused by destruction of muscle tissue for a variety of reasons such as certain drugs, metabolic abnormalities and trauma.
  • Myoglobinuria: the presence of myoglobin in the urine.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Myoglobinuria as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet

Myoglobinuria: Introduction

Types of Myoglobinuria:

Broader types of Myoglobinuria:

How serious is Myoglobinuria?

Complications of Myoglobinuria: see complications of Myoglobinuria

What causes Myoglobinuria?

Causes of Myoglobinuria: see causes of Myoglobinuria

What are the symptoms of Myoglobinuria?

Symptoms of Myoglobinuria: see symptoms of Myoglobinuria

Complications of Myoglobinuria: see complications of Myoglobinuria

Myoglobinuria: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Myoglobinuria.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Myoglobinuria.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Myoglobinuria: Internist, Pediatrician, Urologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Myoglobinuria.
Treatments for Myoglobinuria: see treatments for Myoglobinuria

Name of Myoglobinuria

Main name of condition: Myoglobinuria

Myoglobinuria: Related Conditions

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