TITLE

urobilinuria

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2275
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "urobilinuria" is presented. It refers to the presence of excessive amount of urobilin in the urine.
ACCESSION #
21250142

 

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