Problem

Dysuria

Other Names:
Painful urination
Difficult urination
Burning with urination
Nature:

In medicine, specifically urology, dysuria refers to painful urination. Difficult urination is also sometimes, but rarely, described as dysuria.

It is one of a constellation of irritative bladder symptoms (also sometimes referred to as lower urinary tract symptoms), which includes nocturia and urinary frequency.

Broader Problems:
Disorders of micturition
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Subject(s):
Date of last update
12.05.2002 – 00:00 CEST