acholuria

[ ak-uh-loo r-ee-uh ]
/ ˌæk əˈlʊər i ə /

noun

the absence of bile pigments in the urine.

Nearby words

  1. achlorhydria,
  2. achlorophyllous,
  3. acholia,
  4. acholic,
  5. acholous,
  6. acholuric jaundice,
  7. achondrite,
  8. achondrogenesis,
  9. achondroplasia,
  10. achondroplastic dwarfism

Origin of acholuria

1900–05; < New Latin < Greek áchol(os) (see acholia) + New Latin -uria -uria

Related formsach·o·lu·ric, adjective

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Medicine definitions for acholuria

acholuria

[ ā′kō-lurē-ə ]

n.

Absence of bile pigments from the urine in some forms of jaundice.
Related formsa′cho•luric adj.


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