One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Inflammation of the urethra.
- ‘Reiter's syndrome is a type of reactive arthritis that specifically refers to the classic triad of arthritis, conjunctivitis and urethritis.’
- ‘The bacterium - which, when symptomatic, causes purulent discharge, dysuria, and urethritis - can also cause ascending infections leading to pelvic inflammatory disease and infertility.’
- ‘Non-specific urethritis is easily treated with antibiotics, although damage to the urethra can take time to heal.’
- ‘Other conditions that should be ruled out include bacterial cystitis, urethritis, neoplasia, vaginitis and vulvar vestibulitis.’
- ‘Male urethritis is inflammation of the urine outlet tube that runs along the underside of the penis.’
- ‘However, symptoms referable to cystitis may also be caused by urethritis or vaginitis.’
- ‘In men, gonorrhea can result in symptomatic urethritis, epididymitis, and prostatitis.’
- ‘In men, urethral discharge and dysuria are the most common symptoms of sexually transmitted urethritis.’
- ‘In the present study, higher infection rates were seen in patients with urethritis and cervicitis.’
- ‘Other causes in women include vaginal infections, cystitis or urethritis, orthopedic problems, and chronic constipation.’
Top tips for CV writingRead more
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.