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pyuria

[pahy-yoo r-ee-uh] /paɪˈyʊər i ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
the presence of pus in the urine.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15; py- + uria
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British Dictionary definitions for pyuria

pyuria

/paɪˈjʊərɪə/
noun
1.
(pathol) any condition characterized by the presence of pus in the urine
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin, from Greek puon pus + ouron urine
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Word Origin and History for pyuria
n.

1811, from pyo- + -uria (see urine).

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pyuria in Medicine

pyuria py·u·ri·a (pī-yur'ē-ə)
n.
The presence of pus in the urine, usually a sign of urinary tract infection.

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