hypercalciuria

[ hahy-per-kal-si-yoo r-ee-uh ]
/ ˌhaɪ pərˌkæl sɪˈyʊər i ə /

noun Pathology.

an abnormally high amount of calcium in the urine.

Nearby words

  1. hyperbolize,
  2. hyperboloid,
  3. hyperborean,
  4. hyperboreans,
  5. hypercalcemia,
  6. hypercapnia,
  7. hypercatalectic,
  8. hypercatalexis,
  9. hypercementosis,
  10. hypercharge

Also hy·per·cal·ci·nu·ri·a [hahy-per-kal-suh-noo r-ee-uh, -nyoo r-] /ˌhaɪ pərˌkæl səˈnʊər i ə, -ˈnyʊər-/.

Origin of hypercalciuria

First recorded in 1925–30; hyper- + calci- + -uria

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Medicine definitions for hypercalciuria

hypercalciuria

[ hī′pər-kăl′sē-yurē-ə ]

n.

The excretion of abnormally high concentrations of calcium in the urine.

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