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azotemia

[‚az·ə′tem·ē·ə]
(medicine)
The presence of excessive amounts of nitrogenous compounds in the blood.
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He had mild azotaemia at the time of presentation with increased triglycerides and multiple gall stones.
Transient azotaemia is associated with a high risk of death in hospitalized patients.
Renal Dysfunction- Oliguria non-responsive to fluids or diuretics, dialysis for acute renal failure, severe acute azotaemia (creatinine [greater than or equal to] 300 [micro]mol/mL or [greater than or equal to] 3.