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[fos-fuh-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-] /ˌfɒs fəˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-/

noun, Pathology.
the presence of an excessive quantity of in the urine.
(pathol) an abnormally large amount of phosphates in the urine

phosphaturia phos·pha·tu·ri·a (fŏs’fə-tur’ē-ə, -tyur’-)
An excess of phosphates in the urine.


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