standard urea clearance
The value obtained when the square root of the urine flow (when below 2 ml/min) is multiplied by the... Read More
The volume of plasma (or blood) that would be cleared completely of urea by the kidneys or by hemodialysis... Read More
(Science: biochemistry) The final nitrogenous excretion product of many organisms.
The chief solid component of... Read More
urea clearance test
A test of renal function based on urea... Read More
plural: inorganic compounds
A chemical compound lacking both carbon-carbon (C-C) and carbon-hydrogen... Read More
The word Hyperosmotic is derived from two Greek words: 'hyper', meaning “excess” and 'osmos',... Read More
(Science: biochemistry) The final product of nitrogenous excretion in animals that require to conserve water, such... Read More
plural: organic compounds
A compound that, in general, contains carbon covalently bound to other atoms,... Read More
Catabolism is the branch of the metabolic process that breaks down complex, big molecules into... Read More
(biochemistry) A pyrimidine nucleobase in RNA that... Read More
(biochemistry) The base in the nucleic acid, e.g. purines and pyrimidines
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(cytogenetics) A chromosome staining technique that employs Giemsa stain in order to produce a... Read More
The quality of being insoluble.
Examples of instances where there is insolubility are oil in... Read More
(Science: amino acid) Is made from the amino acid arginine and in turn is a precursor to form glutamic acid,... Read More
Enzymes can break down complicated large molecules into simpler smaller ones, they can combine small molecules or atoms to... Read More
Diuresis is the increased secretion of urine. It may also be defined as the physiologic process involved in the excessive... Read More
1. (Science: zoology) The urus.
2. (Science: prefix) Relating to urea or to urine.
Origin: G. Ouron,... Read More
rest nitrogen -->
The nitrogen content of other than protein bodies; e.g., about one-half the... Read More
The organ system concerned with the production and excretion of urine
An organ system, (sometimes... Read More
(biochemistry) A colorless, odorless, gaseous... Read More
The protective fluid surrounding the developing fetus within the amniotic sac of a pregnant... Read More
(Science: amino acid) alanine is a nonessential amino acid that can be manufactured by the body from other sources... Read More
(Science: amino acid) a nonessential amino acid that plays a critical part of the enzyme in the liver that... Read More
(1) The act or the process of producing and excreting a watery, saline fluid that evaporates from the... Read More
liquefaction; the act of causing (something) to melt, or the process of becoming melted.
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