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 (hĕ′mə-to͝or′ē-ə, -tyo͝or′-)
The presence of blood in the urine.

he′ma·tu′ric adj.
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(ˌhi məˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-)

the presence of blood in the urine.
he`ma•tu′ric, adj.
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The presence of blood in the urine.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hematuria - the presence of blood in the urine; often a symptom of urinary tract disease
haematocyturia, hematocyturia - the presence of red blood cells in the urine
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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Blood in the urine or hematuria can be a cause of concern for many people especially when it changes the color of their urine from the usual light yellow to pink or dark red like tea.
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Blood in the urine is associated with kidney or urinary tract diseases, severe burns, infections, trauma, exposure to toxic chemicals or drugs, pyelonephritis, glomerulonephritis, renal or genital disorders, tumors, transfusion reactions, intravascular hemolysis, and hemolytic anemia.
Blood in the urine, which may or may not be visible to the naked eye.
Urinary tract problems can become apparent in various ways, such as incontinence, an unusual odor or color to the urine, blood in the urine, straining to urinate, pain while urinating and abnormal discharges form a dog's vulva or penis.
Kidney stones present themselves as a dull ache in the back (loin), as blood in the urine or as recurrent urinary infections.