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Descriptor in English: Hemoglobinuria
Descriptor in Spanish: Hemoglobinuria
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hemoglobinúria
Descriptor in French: Hémoglobinurie
Tree number(s): C12.777.934.734.634
C13.351.968.934.734.634
C23.888.942.750.634
Scope note: The presence of free HEMOGLOBIN in the URINE, indicating hemolysis of ERYTHROCYTES within the vascular system. After saturating the hemoglobin-binding proteins (HAPTOGLOBINS), free hemoglobin begins to appear in the urine.
Annotation: HEMOGLOBINURIA, PAROXYSMAL is also available: see note there
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: 6606
Descriptor UI: D006456
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Hemoglobinuria - Preferred
Concept UI M0010135
Scope note The presence of free HEMOGLOBIN in the URINE, indicating hemolysis of ERYTHROCYTES within the vascular system. After saturating the hemoglobin-binding proteins (HAPTOGLOBINS), free hemoglobin begins to appear in the urine.
Preferred term Hemoglobinuria



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