crystalluria

noun
crys·​tal·​lu·​ria | \ ˌkris-tə-ˈl(y)u̇r-ē-ə How to pronounce crystalluria (audio) \

Medical Definition of crystalluria

: the presence of crystals in the urine indicating renal irritation (as that caused by sulfa drugs)

Learn More about crystalluria

Cite this Entry

“Crystalluria.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/crystalluria. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

Comments on crystalluria

What made you want to look up crystalluria? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Slippery Words Quiz—Changing with the Times

  • ducreux self portrait yawning
  • What is an earlier meaning of nice?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!