dysuria

Difficulty or pain in urination. SYN: dysury. [dys- + G. ouron, urine]

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dys·uria dish-'(y)u̇r-ē-ə, dis-'yu̇r- n difficult or painful discharge of urine
dys·uric -'(y)u̇r-ik adj

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n.
difficult or painful urination. This is usually associated with urgency and frequency of urination if due to cystitis or urethritis. The pain is burning in nature and is relieved by curing the underlying cause. A high fluid intake usually helps.

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dys·uria (dis-uґre-ə) [dys- + uria] 1. painful urination. 2. any difficulty of urination. dysuric adj

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Dysuria — ICD 10 R30..0 ICD 9 788.1 DiseasesDB 18003 …   Wikipedia

  • Dysuria — Dys*u ri*a, Dysury Dys u*ry, n. [L. dysuria, Gr. ?; dys + ? urine: cf. F. dysurie.] (Med.) Difficult or painful discharge of urine. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dysuria — [dis yoor′ē ə] n. [LL < Gr dysouria: see DYS & URIA] difficult or painful urination …   English World dictionary

  • dysuria — noun Etymology: New Latin, from Greek dysouria, from dys + ouria uria Date: 14th century difficult or painful discharge of urine compare strangury …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • dysuria — dysuric, adj. /dis yoo ree euh, dis yoor ee euh/, n. Pathol. difficult or painful urination. [1350 1400; < NL < Gk dysouría. See DYS UR 1, IA; r. earlier dysury, ME dissure, dissuria ( < MF) < ML < Gk] * * * …   Universalium

  • dysuria — noun difficult or painful discharge of urine …   Wiktionary

  • Dysuria — Painful urination. Treated with Hibiscus, Portulaca …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • dysuria — n. painful urination …   English contemporary dictionary

  • dysuria — [dɪs jʊərɪə] noun Medicine painful or difficult urination. Origin ME: via late L. from Gk dusouria, from dus difficult + ouron urine …   English new terms dictionary

  • dysuria — dys·uria …   English syllables

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