Descriptor in English: Proteinuria
Descriptor in Spanish: Proteinuria
Descriptor in Portuguese: Proteinúria
Descriptor in French: Protéinurie
Entry term(s): Proteinurias
Tree number(s): C12.777.934.734
Scope note: The presence of proteins in the urine, an indicator of KIDNEY DISEASES.
Annotation: EPH (Edema, Proteinuria, Hypertension) = GESTOSIS, EPH & do not index under PROTEINURIA unless it is particularly discussed
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
DeCS UI: 11946
Descriptor UI: D011507
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Proteinuria - Preferred
Concept UI M0017891
Scope note The presence of proteins in the urine, an indicator of KIDNEY DISEASES.
Preferred term Proteinuria
Entry term(s) Proteinurias

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