ch 33 assisting in urology and male reproduction
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The abnormal presence of albumin protein in the urine.
The retention of excessive quantities of nitrogenous wastes in the blood.
in kidney disease, fibrous or protein material molded to the shape of the part in which it has accumulated that is thrown off into the urine.
Nitrogenous waste from muscle metabolism that is excreted in urine
An uncomfortable feeling of fullness, heartburn, bloating, and nausea.
Painful or difficult urination.
A substance released by the kidneys and liver that promotes red blood cell formation.
A malignant tumor of endothelial cells that begins as red, brown, or purple lesions on the ankles or soles.
An abnormal increase in the number of circulating white blood cells; it often occurs with bacterial infections but not viral infections.
An enzyme produced and stored in the glomerulus; it is released by a homeostatic response to raise the blood pressure when needed.
A sudden, compelling desire to urinate and the inability to control the release of urine.
Physical deterioration resulting in profound weight loss, fatigue, anorexia, and mental confusion.