p-aminohippuric acid clearance p-a·mi·no·hip·pu·ric acid clearance (-ə-mē’nō-hə-pyur’ĭk)
A test to determine renal plasma flow using p-aminohippuric acid which, if injected intravenously to achieve low plasma concentrations, is almost totally cleared by the kidneys.
[pah-meer-ahy, -meer-ee] /pɑˈmɪər aɪ, -ˈmɪər i/ noun, plural Pamiris (especially collectively) Pamiri. 1. a member of a Caucasian people inhabiting the Pamirs.
[pah-meerz] /pɑˈmɪərz/ noun 1. the, a mountainous region in central Asia, largely in Tajikistan, where the Hindu Kush, Tien Shan, and Himalaya mountain ranges converge: highest peaks, about 25,000 feet (7600 meters). /pəˈmɪəz/ plural noun 1. the Pamirs, a mountainous area of central Asia, mainly in Tajikistan and partly in Kyrgyzstan, extending into China and […]
[pam-li-koh] /ˈpæm lɪˌkoʊ/ noun 1. a sound between the North Carolina mainland and coastal islands. /ˈpæmlɪkəʊ/ noun 1. an inlet of the Atlantic between the E coast of North Carolina and its chain of offshore islands. Length: 130 km (80 miles)
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