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what are the differences between oliguria and anuria?

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Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Oliguria vs Anuria: Anuria (absence of urine production) is often defined as urine output less than < 100 ml per day. Oliguria is when urine output is < 1 ml/kg/hr in infants, < 0.5 ml/kg/hr in children, or <400-500 ml per day in adults.
Answered on Jan 31, 2017

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