Urination – painful

Alternative Names

Dysuria; Painful urination

Definition of Urination – painful

Painful urination describes any pain, discomfort, or burning sensation when passing urine.

Review

Louis S. Liou, MD, PhD, Chief of Urology, Cambridge Health Alliance, Visiting Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 10/11/2010

Female urinary tract
Male urinary tract

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