from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of uremia.
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- n. Alternative spelling of uremia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Accumulation in the blood of the principles of the urine, producing dangerous disease.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See uremia, uremic.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. accumulation in the blood of nitrogenous waste products (urea) that are usually excreted in the urine
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An attack of uraemia, by no means serious, had led to his being ordered to rest.
Medically, however little hope there might be of setting any limit to this attack of uraemia, it did not do to tire the kidneys.
In itself, uraemia is not necessarily fatal, but this case seems to me desperate.
When, thanks to the faultless ministrations of Françoise, my grandmother had been put to bed, she discovered that she could speak much more easily, the little rupture or obstruction of a blood-vessel which had produced the uraemia having apparently been quite slight.
As far as I was concerned it could have been for longer because for the first time in months my uraemia was gone.
TOM A. WILLIAMS, Washington, D. C.: Will Dr. Clark explain the eccentric convulsions such as when there is uraemia, on similar grounds?
At first the news was not believed, but by eleven o'clock it was definitely known in the Legation Quarter that he had died a few minutes after ten o'clock that morning from uraemia of the blood -- the surgeon of the French Legation being in attendance almost to the last.
That's due to uraemia, a sequel of Bright's disease. '
Ingrosso D, Cimmino A, Perna AF, Masella L, De Santo NG, et al. (2003) Folate treatment and unbalanced methylation and changes of allelic expression induced by hyperhomocysteinaemia in patients with uraemia.
Ends fatally from uraemia at puberty a. Enchondroma b.