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abscess
A collection of pus formed by tissue destruction in an inflamed area of a localized infection
albuminuria
The presence of protein, usually albumin but at times globulin, in the urine
catheter
tube for withdrawing or giving fluid
creatinine
nitrogenous waste excreted in urine
cystoscopy
A medical procedure in which a cystoscope is used to examine the bladder.
edema
swelling,fluid in tissues
erythropoietin
a hormone secreted by the kidney to stimulate the production of red blood cells.
glomerulonephritis
inflammation of the glomerulus of the kidney
hematuria
smoky-red color of urine caused by the presence of blood
meatal stenosis
narrowing of the urinary meatus