Definition of dysuria in English:

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dysuria

Pronunciation: /dəˈSHo͝orēə/

noun

Medicine
Painful or difficult urination.
Example sentences
  • Later presentations may have symptoms of dysuria, hematuria, and straining to void that gradually become more prominent with a diminished urinary stream.
  • In men, dysuria and its associated symptoms become more prevalent with increasing age.
  • The presenting features of carcinosarcomas are also similar to those of conventional bladder tumors: hematuria, dysuria, pollakisuria, and urinary tract infection.

Origin

Late Middle English: via late Latin from Greek dusouria, from dus- 'difficult' + ouron 'urine'.

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Syllabification: dys·u·ri·a

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