from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Laboratory analysis of urine, used to aid in the diagnosis of disease or to detect the presence of a specific substance, such as an illegal drug.
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- n. The comprehensive analysis of urine.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Chemical examination of urine.
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- n. (medicine) the chemical analysis of urine (for medical diagnosis)
Sugar can be measured in the urine through a lab test commonly called a urinalysis.
A breathalyzer gives results right now, urinalysis gives results next week — which one has the better chance of preventing an intoxicated employee from crashing the bulldozer today?
Yearly urinalysis with and renal ultrasound evaluations if the family history is positive for kidney cancer (renal cell carcinoma)
Testing may be performed; it generally consists of a complete blood count, electrolyte panel, and possibly urinalysis and urine culture when indicated.
Annual urinalysis and complete blood counts (your physician will determine how often, but at least twice yearly)
Typically, applicants for military service must pass a barrage of exams, including a standard aptitude test, a urinalysis drug screening, a background check for felonies and misdemeanors, and a series of medical tests that can include psychological evaluations.
A military official who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to disclose the information said Loughner failed an aspect of the drug inquiry, though it was unclear if it was the urinalysis or other questioning that blocked his entrance.
Why can't you give him more than some handouts and a urinalysis?
“We can't accomplish our mission without the urinalysis program,” Kirk said.
For the thousands of people monitored by the Maryland Division of Parole and Probation, the urinalysis program is a reality they face on a regular basis.
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