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

he′ma·tu′ric adj.


(ˌhi məˈtʊər i ə, -ˈtyʊər-)

the presence of blood in the urine.
he`ma•tu′ric, adj.


The presence of blood in the urine.
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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With this in mind, faculty and researchers at the newly created CMED have been funded recently for launching a pilot project aimed at investigating material and data available through the Qatar Biobank, for genetic and other causes of microscopic hematuria.
We report the case of an 11-year-old girl who presented with acute urinary retention and microscopic hematuria.
Referral to a urologist for cystoscopy and cytology is appropriate in patients with microscopic hematuria, a significant smoking history predisposing to bladder cancer, or severe pain with severe frequency, which raises the possibility of Hunner's ulcers, considered pathognomic for IC, respond "beautifully" to fulguration, she said.
The clinical features of the disease include proteinuria, microscopic hematuria, hypertension, a decreased glomerular filtration rate, and Type IV renal tubular acidosis.
The syndrome is manifested by left flank and abdominal pain, with or without unilateral macroscopic or microscopic hematuria.
The American Academy of Rheumatology recommends the use of the diagnostic criteria published in 1990: nasal or oral inflammation; nodules, fixed infiltrates or cavitation on chest radiography; microscopic hematuria or more than five erythrocytes per high-power field; granulomatous inflammation on biopsy.
In a study conducted at Safdarjang Hospital, New Delhi [8] shows microscopic hematuria was the commonest manifestation of systemic envenomation and was seen in 75% patients.
Clinical presentation is widely variable, from asymptomatic microscopic hematuria to complete ureteral obstruction and hydronephrosis.
Studies of patients presenting with persistent microscopic hematuria of unknown origin (PMHUO) indicate that those patients with glomerular disease exhibit deformed (dysmorphic) red cells, whereas patients with disease of the lower urinary tract express red cells that are normal and homogenous in shape and size.
Renal ultrasonography (US) was performed because slightly high persisting creatinine levels and microscopic hematuria were observed during her follow up.

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