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Howard test

Pronunciation: how'ard

Definition: an obsolete test in which a differential ureteral catheterization is performed by the insertion of bilateral ureteral catheters to measure simultaneous urinary volume and sodium concentration in patients with suspected renovascular hypertension.

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