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Uremia: Introduction

Uremia: Build up of toxins usually excreted by the kidneys, associated with real failure in a woman who is pregnant. See detailed information below for a list of 115 causes of Uremia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Uremia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Uremia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Uremia

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Uremia: Symptom Checker

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Uremia Treatments

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Medications or substances causing Uremia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Uremia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Uremia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Uremia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Uremia

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Uremia: Deaths

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Causes of Uremia listed in Disease Database:

Other medical conditions listed in the Disease Database as possible causes of Uremia as a symptom include:

Article Excerpts about Uremia

The illness associated with the buildup of urea in the blood because the kidneys are not working effectively. Symptoms include nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, weakness, and mental confusion. (Source: excerpt from Kidney Failure Glossary: NIDDK)

The illness associated with the buildup of urea ... (Source: excerpt from Kidney Failure Glossary: NIDDK)

Definitions of Uremia:

Acute or chronic condition, characterized by the inability of the kidneys to adequately filter the blood substances, resulting in uremia and electrolyte imbalances. Acute renal failure is usually associated with oliguria or anuria, hyperkalemia, and pulmonary edema. Chronic renal failure is irreversible and requires hemodialysis.--2004
- (Source - Diseases Database)

Accumulation in the blood of nitrogen-bearing waste products (urea) that are usually excreted in the urine
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Excess in the blood of urea, creatinine and other nitrogenous end products of protein and aminoacid metabolism; also, the constellation of signs and symptoms of chronic renal failure.
- (Source - CRISP)

Detailed list of causes of Uremia

The list below shows some of the causes of Uremia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Uremia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Uremia. Of the 115 causes of Uremia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 7 causes are "common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 103 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Uremia:

The following list of conditions have 'Uremia' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Uremia:

The following list of medical conditions have Uremia or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.





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Causes of Uremia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Uremia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

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  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    What are the alternative names for Uremia:

    Renal failure, Azotemia renal, Kidney failure
    - (Source - Diseases Database)

    Classifications of Uremia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Uremia:

    Kidney symptoms (1125 causes), Urine symptoms (630 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes)

    Symptoms related to Uremia:

    Acute kidney failure (156 causes), Chronic kidney failure, Cardiac failure, Blockage in the urinary tract, Anemia (926 causes), Coagulopathy, Acidosis (149 causes), Diabetes mellitus (66 causes), End stage renal disease

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