[nik-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-]
Origin of nycturia
[nok-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-]
- a condition in which one often wakes up during the night to urinate.
Also nyc·tu·ria [nik-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-] /nɪkˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-/.
Origin of nocturia
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Examples from the Web for nycturia
There is no polyuria; nycturia is uncommon, quite the exception.
Polyuria with low specific gravity and nycturia are present.
There is no puffiness beneath the eyes, no polyuria, and no nycturia as a rule.
- abnormally excessive urination during the night
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- Urination at night, especially if excessive.
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