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Uremia: Introduction

Uremia: The illness associated with the buildup of urea in the blood because the kidneys ... more about Uremia.

Uremia: Excessive urea and waste products in the blood. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Uremia is available below.

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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)

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)


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