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Related to urethral hematuria: terminal hematuria
hematuria in which the site of bleeding is in the urethra.
Etymology: Gk, ourethra + haima, blood, ouron, urine
blood in the urine as a result of a urethral lesion.
Urinary bleeding that may result from urethral trauma, surgery, adenomas, or other lesions of the lower urinary tract. The voided urine usually is bright red at the onset of urination and more dilute in appearance as the stream continues.
See also: hematuria