Translation of urea in Spanish:


urea, n.

Pronunciation /jʊˈriə/ /jʊˈriːə/ /ˈjʊərɪə/

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    urea feminine
    • The waste products of protein metabolism are urea and to a lesser extent uric acid and creatinine.
    • The chief constituent of the nitrogenous wastes in urine is urea, a product of protein decomposition.
    • This enzyme breaks down any urea in the stomach to ammonia and carbon dioxide
    • One of the main functions of the kidneys is the removal from the body of waste products such as urea, uric acid, and creatinine.
    • Also, excess urea from the protein pulls extra water into the kidneys, so dissolved calcium is expelled.
    • The principle of the set-up is to remove accumulating waste products, mainly urea, from the body.
    • This result indicates also that urea is likely to destabilize the formation of hydrogen bonds.
    • Lactate and urea are also present in sweat, as both are secreted by the sweat glands.
    • Within a week, his blood urea and creatinine, the two parameters that reflected the kidney functioning were found to be abnormal.
    • In normal sweating, urea, lactic acid, and potassium ions are very concentrated.