hemoglobinuria

[hee-muh-gloh-buh-noo r-ee-uh, -nyoo r-, hem-uh-]

noun Pathology.

the presence of hemoglobin pigment in the urine.

Nearby words

  1. hemoglobin s,
  2. hemoglobinemia,
  3. hemoglobinolysis,
  4. hemoglobinopathy,
  5. hemoglobinophilic,
  6. hemoglobinuric nephrosis,
  7. hemogram,
  8. hemohistioblast,
  9. hemoid,
  10. hemolith

Origin of hemoglobinuria

First recorded in 1865–70; hemoglobin + -uria

Related formshe·mo·glo·bi·nu·ric, adjective

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Medicine definitions for hemoglobinuria

hemoglobinuria

[hē′mə-glō′bə-nurē-ə]

n.

The presence of free hemoglobin in the urine.
Related formshe′mo•glo′bi•nuric adj.


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