Eclampsia is a very grave complication of pregnancy, and it was formerly supposed to be uraemia.
Some of these effects are seen in every form of severe kidney disease, and uraemia may occur in any advanced kidney disease.
uraemia is a toxic condition, and three varieties of it are recognized—the acute, the chronic and the latent.
uremia u·re·mi·a or u·rae·mi·a (yu-rē'mē-ə)
The accumulation of urinary waste products in the blood. Also called azotemia.
A toxic condition caused by uremia.