Definition of dysuria in English:

dysuria

noun

Medicine
  • [mass noun] Painful or difficult urination:

    ‘the dysuria associated with cystitis’
    • ‘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.’
    • ‘Cultures are not essential in selected young women when clear-cut signs and symptoms of acute dysuria indicate a high probability of uncomplicated cystitis.’
    • ‘The presenting features of carcinosarcomas are also similar to those of conventional bladder tumors: hematuria, dysuria, pollakisuria, and urinary tract infection.’
    • ‘She had no nausea, and no dysuria or increased urinary frequency.’

Origin

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

Pronunciation:

dysuria

/dɪsˈjʊərɪə/