hematuria

[ hee-muh-too r-ee-uh, -tyoo r-, hem-uh- ]
/ ˌhi məˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-, ˌhɛm ə- /
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noun Pathology.

the presence of blood in the urine.

Nearby words

  1. hematotropic,
  2. hematotympanum,
  3. hematoxylin,
  4. hematoxylin-eosin stain,
  5. hematozoon,
  6. heme,
  7. hemel hempstead,
  8. hemelytron,
  9. hemeralopia,
  10. hemerocallis

Origin of hematuria

First recorded in 1805–15; hemat- + -uria

Related formshe·ma·tu·ric, adjective

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Medicine definitions for hematuria

hematuria

[ hē′mə-turē-ə ]

n.

The presence of blood in the urine.hematuresis
Related formshe′ma•turic adj.


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