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noun affinity, agnation, ancestry, breed, brethren, brood, children, clan, cognation, common ancessry, consanguinity, derivation, descent, ethnic group, family connection, family relationship, family tie, family tree, filiation, genealogical tree, genealogy, gentility, genus, heredity, heritage, issue, kind, kindred, kinsfolk, kinship, kinsman, kinsmen, kinswoman, line, lineage, nationality, next of kin, offspring, one's people, parentage, pedigree, propinquity, relations, sanguis, stock, strain, ties of family, tribe
Associated concepts: blood heirs, blood issue, blood relatives, full blood, half blood, mixed blood
Foreign phrases: Consanguineus est quasi eodem sannuine natus.A person related by consanguinity is, as it were, one born from the same blood. Pueri sunt de sannuine parentum, sed pater et mater non sunt de sannuine puerorum. Children are of the blood of their parrnts, but the father and mother are not of the blood of their children.
See also: ancestry, bloodline, descent, lineage

BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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Blood urea nitrogen was highly correlated with CP intake ([r.
In addition, the kidneys receive approximately 25% of cardiac output that it increases the distribution of chemicals to the kidneys and Measurement of blood urea nitrogen and creatinine are valid tests for kidney functions [13].
Laboratory Tests on Admission Test Value Normal Value Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) 28 7-19 mg/dl Sodium (Na) 131 135-145 mmol/L Creatine kinase (CK) 12,542 21-232 U/L Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) 389 15-37 U/L White blood cell (WBC) count 17.
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To test that theory, Menke said, blood samples were drawn to look at the animals' blood urea nitrogen.
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However, major signs and symptoms of diabetic nephropathy in its later stages are increased albumin secretion in urine, high blood pressure, ankle and leg swelling, high level of blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and serum creatinine, itching, morning weakness, nausea, vomiting, and anemia.
5-5 mmol/L Chloride 105 mmol/L 95-110 mmol/L Anion gap 4 3-16 Blood urea nitrogen 10 mg/dL 6-20 mg/dL Creatinine 0.
Fasting blood glucose (FBG), glycated hemoglobin (HbAlc), cholesterol, low-density lipoprotein (LDL), high-density lipoprotein (HDL), triglyceride (TG), serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase (SGOT), serum glutamic pyruvic transaminase (SGPT), alkaline phosphatase (ALP), blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatinine levels were measured at baseline and after 2 months study treatment.
6 Chloride (mEq/L) 86 106 101 Bicarbonate (mEq/L) 15 24 27 Blood urea nitrogen (mg/dL) 229 51 42 Creatinine (mg/dL) 25.
The dementia patients had higher venous blood levels of potassium, chloride, blood urea nitrogen, and creatinine and significantly lower levels of calcium, protein, hemoglobin, and platelets.