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Bonewit chap 16

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agglutination aggregation of uniting of separate particles into clumps or masses
bilirubinuria presence of bilirubin in the urine
bladder catheterization passing of a sterile catheter through the urethra and into the bladder to remove urine.
glycosuria presence of glucose in the urine
ketonuria presence of ketone bodies in the urine
ketosis accumulation of large amounts of ketone bodies in the tissues and body fluids
micturition act of voiding urine
nephron functional unit of the kidney
oliguria decreased or scanty output of urine
pH unit that describes the acidity or alkalinity of a solution
polyuria increased output of urine
proteinuria presence of protein in the urine
refractive index ratio of the velocity of light in air to the velocity of light in a solution
refractometer(clinical) an instrument used to measure the refractive index of urine, which is an indirect measurement of the specific gravity of urine.
renal threshold concentration at which a substance in the blood that is not normally excreted by the kidneys begins to appear in the urine
specific gravity weight of a substance compared with the weight of an equal volume of a substance known as the standard
supernatant clear liquid that remains at the top after a precipitate settles
suprapubic aspiration the passing of a sterile needle through the abdominal wall into the bladder to remove urine
urinalysis physical, chemical, and microscopic analysis of urine
void to empty the bladder
Created by: troyschultz