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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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Wang, "Contrast nephropathy in azotemic diabetic patients undergoing coronary angiography," American Journal of Medicine, vol.
Essentially, azotemic and uremic renal failure are the same entity.
(2003) in which five azotemic anemic pre-end stage renal disease diabetic subjects were treated with EPO for anemia for one year, three patients reported substantial improvement in vision.
Subjects in the treatment group were more azotemic during both phases of the study, and the decline in renal function was greater in the treatment group during phase II.
Balloon angioplasty or stent placement in patients with azotemic renovascular disease: a retrospective comparison of clinical outcomes.