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|blood urea nitrogen
|A measure of the concentration of urea in the blood
|Painful or difficult urination.
|The mucous membrane comprising the inner layer of the uterine wall.
|A small tuft of blood capillaries in the kidney that is an integral part of the nephron, the basic unit of the kidney.
|The appearance of an abnormally amount of glucose in the urine.
|Excretion of abnormally high level of calcium in the urine.
|Abnormally high potassium concentration in the blood, usually due to acute renal failure.
|Abnormally high amounts of oxalates in the urine.
|Of or pertaining to the ileum.
|A urinary tract disorder in which urine flow is not continuous but stops and starts.
|Presence of ketone bodies in urine.
|The presence of lymph in urine.
|An antibacterial compound most commonly used in the treatment of urinary tract infections.
|Inflammation of any part of the kidney.
|A subspecialty of medicine concerned with the kidney.
|Hardening of the kidney due to infiltration by fibrous connective tissue. Usually caused by chronic hypertension.
|Any degenerative disease of the kidney.
|Involuntary discharge of urine during sleep at night after expected age of completed development of urinary control.
|Inflammation of the connective and adipose tissues surrounding the KIDNEY.
|Lower urinary tract symptom, such as slow urinary stream, associated with prostatic hyperplasia in older men.
|Inflammation of the prostate gland.
|Dilation of the pelvis of the kidney.
|Inflammation of the renal pelvis.
|Inflammation of the kidney pelvis and the urinary bladder.
|Inflammation of the kidney involving the renal parenchyma (the nephrons), kidney pelvis and kidney calices. It is characterized by abdominal pain, fever, nausea, vomiting and occasionally diarrhea.
|Distention of kidney with the presence of pus and destruction of the renal parenchyma. It is often associated with renal obstruction and can lead to total or nearly total loss of renal function.
|One of a pair of tubes that transports urine from the kidney pelvis to the urinary bladder.
|Pertaining to the ureter.
|A cystic dilatation of the end of a ureter as it enters into the urinary bladder. It may obstruct urine flow.
|Formation of stones in the ureter.
|Surgical creation of an external opening in the ureter for external drainage of the urine.
|A tube that transports urine from the urinary bladder to the outside of the body in both the sexes. It also has a reproductive function in the male by providing a passage for sperm.
|Pertaining to the urethra.
|Laboratory analysis of urine by chemical, physical, or microscopic means.
|Passage of urine through the rectum.
|A stone in the urinary tract.
|Formation of stones in any part of the urinary tract, usually in the kidney, urinary bladder or the ureter.
|Pertaining to urology.
|The epithelial lining of the urinary tract.