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Pronunciation: kar′bō-hī′dră-tyū′rē-ă

Definition: General term denoting the excretion of one or more carbohydrates in the urine (glucose, galactose, lactose, pentose), thus including such conditions as glycosuria (melituria), galactosuria, lactosuria, pentosuria, etc.

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