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Term:blood urea nitrogen level
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Accession:CMO:0000049 term browser browse the term
Definition:The level of urea in the blood in terms of nitrogen content; converted to urea concentration by multiplying by 60/28 or 2.14. Urea is the chief nitrogenous end product of protein metabolism in whole blood. Urea is formed in the liver from amino acids and from ammonia compounds and can be found in urine, blood, and lymph.
Synonyms:related_synonym: BUN level

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Symbol Object Name JBrowse Chr Start Stop Reference
Q Rf62 Renal function QTL 62 JBrowse link 4 31,825,200 43,414,792 RGD:8552897
Q Rf63 Renal function QTL 63 JBrowse link 13 74,568,378 82,995,671 RGD:8552897

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    blood measurement 439
      comprehensive metabolic panel 149
        blood urea nitrogen level 2
          plasma urea nitrogen level 2
          serum urea nitrogen level 0
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