Examples from the Web for diuresis
The result of the use of salines was a diuresis varying in the promptness of its appearance and in its amount.
To throw off toxins, the emunctories should be stimulated by laxatives, water for diuresis, tepid bathing.The Ethics of Medical Homicide and Mutilation|Austin O'Malley
A hard bounding pulse and hot skin favour sweating more than diuresis, though they often diminish both of these secretions.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
There is increased mucous secretion, and a feeling of nausea; but neither diaphoresis nor diuresis has been observed.Poisons: Their Effects and Detection|Alexander Wynter Blyth
With aconitine, diuresis was not always established, and when it failed the animal died in convulsions.
British Dictionary definitions for diuresis
Word Origin for diuresis
Word Origin and History for diuresis
medical Latin, from Greek diourein "to urinate" (see diuretic) + -esis.