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u·ri·nate

 (yo͝or′ə-nāt′)
intr.v. u·ri·nat·ed, u·ri·nat·ing, u·ri·nates
To excrete urine.

[Medieval Latin ūrīnāre, ūrīnāt-, from Latin ūrīna, urine; see urine.]

u′ri·na′tion n.
u′ri·na′tive adj.
u′ri·na′tor n.
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urination

the process of expelling fluids from the body in the urine.
See also: Bodily Functions
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.urination - the discharge of urineurination - the discharge of urine    
excreting, excretion, voiding, elimination, evacuation - the bodily process of discharging waste matter
making water, passing water, wetting, leak - a euphemism for urination; "he had to take a leak"
lithuresis - passing small stones with the urine
nocturia, nycturia - excessive urination at night; especially common in older men
oliguria - production of an abnormally small amount of urine
peeing, pee - informal terms for urination; "he took a pee"
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Translations
močení
virtsaaminen

u·ri·na·tion

n. orina, acto de emisión de la orina;
frequent ___orinar con frecuencia, micción frecuente
Mex. A. pop. meadera;
difficult ___orinar con dificultad, micción dificil;
painful ___orinar con dolor, micción dolorosa.
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Clinical Features of UTI Clinical features of UTI Burning micturation 40.05% Increased urine frequency 31.16% Flank pain 10.60% Note: Table made from bar graph.
There was no history of fever, cough, night sweats, weight loss, or burning micturation. She smokes half a pack per day for forty years.
Key words: Drainage, UTI, Micturation, Pyelonephritis.
Bladder management methods, including manual micturation by increasing abdominal pressure (like tapping or extruding abdomen), voluntary urination, indwelling urethral catheterization, clean intermittent catheterization and cystostomy, were used to empty bladder in voiding period.
On July 2014, patient was catheterized because of urinary retention then catheter was taken after 24 hours and the patient had spontaneous micturation. Bladder capacity of 365c and residual volume of 140 cc was reported by which urodynamic tests showed detrusor hyperreflexia (Figure 1).
Micturation patterns have also proven to be affected by age, gender, neurological conditions, physiological state and circadian rhythm.1,2
Neuraxial anaesthesia inhibits detrusor function and micturation reflex which recovers after recovery of motor function.
Consequently, the UPEC escape from micturation before the host cell absolutely gets exfoliated (21).
History of irregular menstruation was present in 309 (17.1%) cases, something coming out per vaginally in 138 (7.6%) cases, burning micturation in 61 (3.4%) cases, itching in 28 (1.5%) cases, bleeding per vaginally in 29 (1.6%) cases, postmenopausal bleeding in 13 (0.7%) cases, and backache in 4(0.2%) cases (Figure 2).
Adverse events during steroid therapy Completed * n = 21 Defaulted n = 28 n % n % Total Acne 8 38.1% 0 0.0% 8 Abdominal pain 1 4.8% 2 7.1% 3 Nocturia 3 14.3% 1 3.6% 4 Pain 0 0.0% 3 10.7% 3 Cough 2 9.5% 3 10.7% 5 Fever 5 23.8% 7 25.0% 12 Loose tools 2 9.5% 3 10.7% 5 Sensory loss 1 4.8% 1 3.6% 2 Weakness 3 14.3% 1 3.6% 4 Frequency of micturation 9 42.9% 12 42.9% 21 Swelling legs / body 3 14.3% 8 28.6% 11 Weight gain 2 9.5% 0 0.00% 2 Difficulty in vision 1 4.8% 0 0.00% 1 Dental Problems 2 9.5% 0 0.00% 2 Ulcer 0 0.0% 1 3.6% 1 * P values > 0.05.
Spinal pathways mediate coordinated bladder/urethral sphincter activity during reflex micturation in normal and spinal cord injured neonatal rats.