Definition of urinary in English:

urinary

adjective

  • 1Relating to urine.

    • ‘Common side effects include nausea and vomiting, urinary frequency and mild diarrhea.’
    • ‘The primary aim of this trial was to assess if training the muscles of the pelvic floor during pregnancy could prevent urinary incontinence.’
    • ‘They may also suffer from recurrent urinary infection and may also have very poor bowel control.’
    • ‘The trust was also making improvements in the care of urinary catheters and intravenous devices.’
    • ‘Patients should also have a nasogastric tube and urinary catheter inserted.’
    • ‘He or she also explains the need for an indwelling urinary catheter.’
    • ‘Once the decision has been made to use an indwelling urinary catheter, efforts should be made to minimize problems.’
    • ‘The serious infections started when he had a urinary catheter put in nine years ago.’
    • ‘Not all patients with urinary incontinence need urodynamic testing before surgery.’
    • ‘The pediatric unit nurses monitor the urinary output.’
    • ‘When possible, urinary catheters should be avoided to minimise the risk of infection.’
    • ‘She warns that any man who believes he may suffer from a urinary problem should seek medical advice for a proper diagnosis before self - treating.’
    • ‘Studies have shown that up to 38 percent of women suffer from urinary incontinence.’
    • ‘Women are more likely to suffer from urinary incontinence than men, but both genders should be aware of the condition.’
    • ‘Benefits were reported in all areas except urinary stress incontinence.’
    • ‘Her indwelling urinary catheter was removed, and her urine output remained in normal range.’
    • ‘Intravenous fluid therapy should be used to maintain urinary output.’
    • ‘Side effects such as gastrointestinal intolerance and minor urinary symptoms are usually mild and are predominantly dose dependent.’
    • ‘Chronic urinary retention with resultant overflow incontinence is uncommon in women.’
    • ‘There were no significant differences in the effect of both medications on serum and urinary cortisol levels.’
    1. 1.1 Relating to or denoting the system of organs, structures, and ducts by which urine is produced and discharged, in mammals comprising the kidneys, ureters, bladder, and urethra:
      ‘the urinary tract’
      • ‘The hollow or tubular structures of the urinary system are vulnerable to infection by coliform bacteria.’
      • ‘The kidney and urinary bladder function to transport fluids and water.’
      • ‘In few cases, it could be a sign of a bladder or kidney infection, diabetes, or problems with the urinary system.’
      • ‘For example, certain liver problems can be traced to problems in the kidneys and urinary system.’
      • ‘Cystoscopy is a procedure to examine the inside of the bladder and other parts of the urinary system.’
      • ‘This test examines the urinary system by using a dye that is injected into a vein.’
      • ‘Your urinary system is composed of your kidneys, ureters, bladder and urethra.’
      • ‘Pains originating from urinary system, such as the kidneys downwards to genital parts may all be classified as abdominal pains.’
      • ‘In other words, it helps eliminate waste from the body but does not over-stimulate the urinary system.’
      • ‘For men with mild to moderate urinary symptoms or bother, management by primary care physicians is appropriate.’
      • ‘No changes were found in the renal pelvis, ureter, and urinary bladder samples.’
      • ‘This protocol applies to carcinomas of the urinary bladder, ureter, and renal pelvis.’
      • ‘It is sometimes used to treat mild symptoms of the respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive systems.’
      • ‘Kidney stones can move to lower down in the urinary system: to the ureters which carry urine down to the bladder, or in the bladder itself.’
      • ‘By taking several views over a short period, it is possible to check that both of the kidneys and the urinary system is functioning normally.’
      • ‘Infections in the kidney can spread through the urinary system to the bladder.’
      • ‘The urinary system consists of the kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, and urethra.’
      • ‘From the spleen, water is also sent down to the kidney and excreted from the urinary bladder.’
      • ‘In children there is the possibility of an abnormality in the urinary system, which should also be checked.’
      • ‘The family members of Mushtaq believe that he is suffering from serious urinary disorders.’

Pronunciation:

urinary

/ˈjʊərɪn(ə)ri/