- a condition resulting from the retention in the blood of constituents normally excreted in the urine.
Origin of uremia
Examples from the Web for uremia
Historical Examples of uremia
In fact, there are some who advise decompression for uremia.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:
Louis Marshall Warfield
This may go on to a fatal attack of uremia; but fortunately, not commonly, far less so than in scarlet fever.Preventable Diseases
Uremia is the most dreaded symptom and develops as a result of the retained toxins in the blood.Dietetics for Nurses
Fairfax T. Proudfit
- the usual US spelling of uraemia
- The accumulation of urinary waste products in the blood.azotemia
- A toxic condition caused by uremia.