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alkaline

having the properties of or containing an alkali

alkaline

[′al·kə‚līn]
(chemistry)
Having properties of an alkali.
Having a pH greater than 7.
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0, wherein direct/complete renal tubular acidosis kidney has very little capacity for acidification with result that alkaline urine is excreted.
Test strips may give false positive results as it can be in case of alkaline urine (pH > 7.
Key Words: Nephrostomy tube, purple urine, PUBS, long-term indwelling catheter, alkaline urine, indoxyl sulfate, L-Tryptophan.
43 mmol/l), normal anion gap metabolic acidosis with respiratory compensation in the presence of alkaline urine, high urinary potassium levels ([K.
Evidently it would be more rationally to prescribe this extract in marked crystalluria (more frequently in phosphate) and alkaline urine (in UTI as well as after ending or during of its basic treatment), when there is need to increase diuresis and to acidate urine.
Recent literature7-8 also suggested female gender, alkaline urine, bed bound debilitated patient population, PVC material7 and institutionalization are further predisposing factors of PUBS.
As before, the core of the volume is an atlas of urinary sediment, with 190 full-color images categorized by cells, crystals found in acidic urine, crystals found in alkaline urine, casts, and miscellaneous images.
Rodents, especially rats due to their alkaline urine, are the most common reservoir of leptospiras (Visith & Kearkiat 2005).
The pharmacokinetics of chloroquine involves extensive deposition of the drug into peripheral tissues with subsequent prolonged urinary excretion, particularly in the presence of alkaline urine.
A positive urine anion gap and alkaline urine pointed to the diagnosis of distal renal tubular acidosis.