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dysuria

 [dis-u´re-ah]
painful or difficult urination. adj., adj dysu´ric.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dys·u·ri·a

(dis-yū'rē-ă),
Difficulty or pain in urination.
Synonym(s): dysury
[dys- + G. ouron, urine]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

dysuria

(dĭs-yo͝or′ē-ə)
n.
Painful or difficult urination.

dys·u′ric (-yo͝or′ĭk) adj.
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dysuria

Painful or difficult urination, which may be linked to a sexually transmitted infection.
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dysuria

Pain on urination, difficulty urinating Urology A common Sx of bladder infection, which also occurs in prostate lesions, eg, BPH, accompanied by sensation of pressure and tenderness around the bladder, pelvis, and perineum, which may ↑ as the bladder fills and ↓ as it empties; ↓ bladder capacity; an urgent need to urinate; painful sexual intercourse; in ♂, hyperpain in the penis and scrotum. See Cystitis.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

dys·u·ri·a

, dysury (dis-yūr'ē-ă, disyūr-ē)
Difficulty or pain in urination.
[dys- + G. ouron, urine]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

dysuria

Pain on passing urine. This is most commonly due to a urinary infection and is usually associated with undue frequency in the desire to urinate.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

Dysuria

Painful or difficult urination.
Mentioned in: Cystitis, Finasteride
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