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Addis-Shevky concentration test

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A test of the capacity of the kidney to produce urine of high specific gravity following 24 hours of a diet poor in liquid.


  • T. Addis and M. C. Shevky:
    A test of the capacity of the kidney to produce a urine of high specific gravity.
    Archives of Internal Medicine, Chicago, 1922, 30: 559-662
  • M. C. Shevky:
    The number of formed elements in urinary sediment of normal individuals.
    Journal of Clinical investigation, New York, 1926, 409-415.

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