Medical Definition of Azotemia

By | June 25, 2018

Medical Definition of Azotemia

Azotemia

an excess of urea and other nitrogenous wastes in the blood as a result of kidney insufficiency — compare uremia

Medical Definition of Uremia

1 : accumulation in the blood of constituents normally eliminated in the urine that produces a severe toxic condition and usually occurs in severe kidney disease
2 : the toxic bodily condition associated with uremia-the patient was in uremia

 

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