[ az-uh-tee-mee-uh, ey-zuh- ]
/ ˌæz əˈti mi ə, ˌeɪ zə- /
the accumulation of abnormally large amounts of nitrogenous waste products in the blood, as in uremic poisoning.
Related formsaz·o·te·mic, adjective
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Medicine definitions for azotemia
[ ăz′ə-tē′mē-ə, ā′zə- ]
Related formsaz′o•te′mic (-mĭk) adj.
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