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albuminuria; proteinuria

presence of albumin in the urine, such as occurs in renal disease or in normal urine after heavy exercise

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anuria

absence of urine formation

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bacteriuria

presence of bacteria in the urine

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dysuria

painful urination

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enuresis

involuntary discharge of urine

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nocturnal enuresis

bed-wetting

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glucosuria; glycosuria

glucose in the urine

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hematuria

presence of blood in the urine

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incontinence

involuntary discharge of urine or feces

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stress urinary incontinence (SUI)

involuntary discharge of urine with coughing, sneezing, and /or strained exercise

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ketonuria

presence of ketone bodies in the urine

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ketone bodies/compounds

acetone, beta-hydroxybutyric acid, and acetoacetic acid

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nocturia

urination at night

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oliguria

scanty production of urine

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polyuria

condition of excessive urination

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pyuria

presence of pus in the urine, indicating infection

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urinary retention

retention of urine resulting from an inability to urinate naturally because of spasm or obstruction

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