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Chpt 16 urinalysis

Medical Terms

Agglutination The aggregration of uniting of seprete particles in to clump masses
Bilirubinuria The presence of bilirubin in the urine
Bladder Catheterization The Passing of a sterile catheter through the urethra and into the bladder to remove urine
Glycosuria The presence of glucose in the urine
Ketonuria The presence of keton bodies in the urine
Ketosis An accumulation of large amounts of ketone bodies in the tissuess and body fluids
Micturition The act of voiding urine
Nephron The Fuctional unit of the kidneys
Oliguria Decreased Or scanty output of urine
pH The unit that describes the acidity or alkalinity of a solution
Polyuria Increased Output of urine
Proteinuria The presence of protein in the urine
Refractive Index The Ratio Of the velocity of light in the air to the velocity of light in the solution
Refractometer And Instrument used to measure the refract index
Renal Threshold The Concentration whitch a substance in the blood that is not normally their
Specific Gravity The Weight of the substance compared to the weight
Supernatant The clear liquid that remains at the top
Suprapubic Asperation The Passing of a sterile needle through the abdomen wall into the bladder to remove urine
Urinalysis The Physcial Chemical Or Microscopic Analysis
Void To Empty The Bladder
Created by: daseyijohnson