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Term:
urine taurine measurement (CMO:0002428)
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urine measurement +     
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urine component excretion rate measurement +   
urine creatine measurement +  
urine creatinine measurement +   
urine electrolyte measurement +   
urine glucose level 
urine ketone body level +  
urine mineral measurement +  
urine osmolality 
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urine taurine measurement +  
Any measurement of taurine in urine, the fluid waste product excreted by the kidneys. Taurine is an oxidized sulfur-containing derivative of the amino acid cysteine. It is used in the synthesis of bile salts, is present in bile in combination with cholic acid and can also be found in other organs and tissues such as lungs, muscles and nerves.
urine urea level +  
urine volume +   

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Xrefs: CHEBI:15891
Definition Sources: American_Heritage:The_American_Heritage_Medical_Dictionary_2007, Dorland:Dorlands_Illustrated_Medical_Dictionary--31st_Ed, ISBN:978-1416049982, Mosby:Mosbys_Medical_Dictionary--8th_Ed

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