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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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The mean value of serum uric acid, blood urea nitrogen, creatinine, urinary protein and BUN: Creatinine ratio changed significantly in preeclampsia group compared to control group (p < 0.
Blood urea nitrogen of female spotted deer fed diets with different levels (approximately 7%, 12%, and 17%) of crude protein Dietary protein level Item Low Medium High SE Blood urea nitrogen 11.
The results show that with doses used in the study, changes in blood urea nitrogen and uric acid is not significant, but changes related to creatinine are significant that indicate negative effect of drug.
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35 +30 Blood urea nitrogen level +20 [greater than or equal to]30 mg/dL Sodium level <130 mmol/L +20 Glucose level [greater than or equal to] 250 mg/dL +10 Hematocrit <30% +10 Partial pressure of arterial [O.
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.
Creatinine, blood urea nitrogen and electrolytes were determined using a Hitachi 917 chemistry autoanalyzer.
It was found that patients in the group with > 5% gain exhibited higher Kt/V, solute removal index, urea reduction ratio, predialysis blood urea nitrogen (BUN), urea removal rate, and protein catabolic rate (PCR) than those in the < 5% group.
Tests such as complete blood count (CBC), potassium (K+), sodium (Na+), blood urea nitrogen (BUN), and creatinine levels (Cr) are among the most frequently ordered studies.
Your doctor may refer to tests for serum creatinine and BUN, which stands for blood urea nitrogen.
To test that theory, Menke said, blood samples were drawn to look at the animals' blood urea nitrogen.
The blood test in question checks blood urea nitrogen (BUN), potentially a telltale sign that supplemental protein in the herd's diet is being wasted by the animals' bodies, says ARS animal scientist Andrew C.