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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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Bakker et al., "Admission hematocrit and rise in blood urea nitrogen at 24 h outperform other laboratory markers in predicting persistent organ failure and pancreatic necrosis in acute pancreatitis: a post hoc analysis of three large prospective databases," American Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
Reference Interval Admission Creatinine 59-104 [micro]mol/L 504 [micro]mol/L (enzymatic assay) 0.67-1.18 mg/dL 5.7 mg/dL Blood urea nitrogen 2.2-7.2 mmol/L 40.5 mmol/L 13-43 mg/dL 243 mg/dL 24 h after admission Creatinine 107 [micro]mol/L (enzymatic assay) 1.21 mg/dL Blood urea nitrogen 37.4 mmol/L 225 mg/dL
Table 4: Blood urea nitrogen, blood glucose and blood creatinine in Kajli lambs fed different dietary rumen undegradable protein (RUP) levels
In the seventh day postoperatively, the blood cultures turned negative, but with increased blood urea nitrogen levels, increased serum creatinine and hepatic cytolysis syndrome, which persisted for two weeks, then turned to normal.
Abbreviations EIA: Enzyme immunoassay BUN: Blood urea nitrogen Cre: Creatinine UA: Uric acid Na: Sodium AAU: Ammonium acid urate USG: Ultrasound sonography CT: Computed tomography POD: Postoperative day UUT: Upper urinary tract.
His blood urea nitrogen and creatinine stabilized at 19.7 mg/dL and 0.88 mg/dL when discharged after 12 days in hospital [Figure 3].
of Hb concentration in gm/dl cases Range Mean + SD Before therapy 100 4.3-11.7 = 7.4 7.5 + 1.5 After therapy 100 7.8-13.2 10.5 + 1.3 X=2.9 + 1.09 Hb concentration 't' value 'P' Value in gm/dl + SEM Before therapy + 0.2 After therapy + 0.18 0.15 19.33 < 0.001(Highly significant) TABLE 5: Effect of Ampho B on Blood urea Nitrogen & serum creatinine in dose of 0.75 mg/kg body weight Days of Blood urea Nitrogen Serum creatinine observation level (in mol/l) level (in micro mol/l) Mean + S.D Mean + S.D 1st 3.71 + 0.56 74.6 + 71.25 8th 3.98 + 0.69 94.58 + 32.7 15th 4.14 + 0.59 95.47 + 33.59 22nd 4.26 + 0.53 108.73 + 34.47 30th 5.99 + 0.21 114.03 + 35.36
The effect of TA supplementation on levels of selected hormones, red blood cells (RBCs), haemoglobin (HGB), blood urea nitrogen (BUN) and creatine kinase (CK) were assessed with resting, fasting, blood samples taken at baseline, and repeated at weeks 3 and 5.
The BUN:Cr (Blood Urea Nitrogen to Creatinine) ratio is predictive of prerenal injury when BUN:Cr exceeds threshold value of 20.
Blood urea nitrogen (BUN) was determined using the method of Coulombe and Favreau (1963).
After the end of the 21 day period, rats of all groups after weighing were anesthetized with ether, and blood samples were collected from their heart by 5 cc syringe, and after separation blood serum, concentration of factors of blood urea nitrogen (BUN), uric acid (UA), and creatinine (Cr) in the laboratory of Jahrom medical university were measured.
Sriniwas found cardiorenal syndrome in this case, Echocardiography showed marked left ventricular hypertrophy (LVH) with diastolic dysfunction, ejection fraction (EF) of 40%, her blood urea nitrogen level was 160 mg/dl and serum creatinine was 2.3 mg/dl, during the course of treatment, her renal function deteriorated with serum creatinine level rising to 4.7 mg/dL.