- the passing of an excessive quantity of urine, as in diabetes, in certain nervous diseases, etc.
Origin of polyuria
Examples from the Web for polyuria
Historical Examples of polyuria
The quantity may be so considerable as to constitute a polyuria.
Polyuria with low specific gravity and nycturia are present.
There is no puffiness beneath the eyes, no polyuria, and no nycturia as a rule.
There is no polyuria; nycturia is uncommon, quite the exception.
Under exceptional circumstances, in cases of polyuria, inosite can occur.Schenk's Theory: The Determination of Sex
Samuel Leopold Schenk
- pathol physiol the state or condition of discharging abnormally large quantities of urine, often accompanied by a need to urinate frequently
- Excessive passage of urine, as in diabetes.hydruria