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pyuria

pyuria

noun py·uria \pī-ˈyr-ē-ə\

Definition of PYURIA

:  pus in the urine; also :  a condition characterized by pus in the urine

Origin of PYURIA

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1811

pyuria

noun py·uria \pī-ˈyr-ē-ə\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of PYURIA

:  the presence of pus in the urine; also :  a condition (as pyelonephritis) characterized by pus in the urine

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