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emptying of urine from the urinary bladder...
voiding
urine in the blood...
uremia
high blood pressure caused by narrowing of the arteries that carry blood to the kidneys...
renal hypertension
pus in the urine...
pyuria
a procedure that uses a patient's own body tissues inside the peritoneal cavity using a tube whereby fluid is introduced into the peritoneal cavity, the fluid causes wastes in the capilliaries of the peritoneum to pass out of the bloodstream and into the fluid...
peritoneal dialysis "PD"
substances containing nitrogen and are excreted in the urine...
nitrogenous wastes
kidney stones...
nephrolithiasis
inner region...
medulla
x-ray image of the kidneys & uterus after injection of a contrast into a vein is done...
intravenous pyelogram "IVP"
a procedure that uses an artificial kidney machine to filter waste produces from the blood and restores the dialysed blood into the patient's body...
hemodialysis "HD"
a chemical that carries an electrical charge in a solution...
electrolyte
outer region...
cortex
a waste product of muscle metabloism; nitrogenous waste excreted in urine...
creatinine