Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "uremic" []

  • Of, relating to, or causing uremia. (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "uremic" in a sentence
  • "More Infections Often Tied to Food According to WHO, of more than 1,600 people sickened by this E. coli strain, 499 developed a rare and potentially fatal kidney-failure complication known as hemolytic uremic syndrome—a complication that can shut down the kidneys and normally occurs in only a small percentage of people sickened during an E. coli outbreak."
  • "A few develop complications such as hemolytic uremic syndrome, a rare and potentially fatal condition that causes renal failure."
  • "The Stockholm-based group said infected patients developed hemolytic uremic syndrome HUS, a potentially fatal condition afflicting the kidneys, blood and central nervous system."