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  • n. The presence of myoglobin in the urine, usually associated with rhabdomyolysis or muscle destruction.

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  • n. the presence of myoglobin in the urine

Etymologies

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myoglobin +‎ -uria

Examples

  • Similarly, the only explanation for Mr Wardell not having urinated for sixteen hours was an extremely rare condition known as myoglobinuria which affects victims of earthquakes and car crashes.

    The Jigsaw Man

  • Renal failure may occur secondary to rhabdomyolysis and myoglobinuria.

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  • In addition, adult respiratory distress syndrome has been reported. 10 Cardiovascular instability with severe hypotension and metabolic acidosis may predominate due to the volume depletion, cardiac failure and arrhythmias. 13 Oliguric renal failure develops due to pre-renal azotemia, myoglobinuria and a direct toxic effect of colchicine on the renal tubules.

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  • Cases of myopathy and rhabdomyolysis with acute renal failure secondary to myoglobinuria have been reported with HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors, including CRESTOR.

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  • The statin drugs have an enormous number of significant side effects (transient global amnesia, confusion, memory loss, neuritis, liver disease, muscle pains with myoglobinuria causing kidney failure, heart failure, depletion of CoQ 10 etc.) some of which are not yet admitted by the pharmaceutical industry.

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  • Additional signs may include elevated creatine phosphokinase, myoglobinuria (rhabdomyolysis), and acute renal failure.

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  • Additional signs may include elevated creatinine phosphokinase, myoglobinuria

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  • Additional signs may include elevated creatinine phosphokinase, myoglobinuria (rhabdomyolysis), and acute renal failure.

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