SYN: albuminuria. [albumin + G. rhoia, a flow]

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al·bu·mi·nor·rhea (al-bu″mĭ-no-reґə) [albumin + -rrhea] excessive excretion of albumins.

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  • Albuminuria — More than the normal amount of albumin in the urine. Albumin is the main protein in human blood and it is the key to the regulation of the osmotic pressure of blood. Some albumin is normal in the urine. But too much albumin in the urine means… …   Medical dictionary

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