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Painful or difficult urination.

[Middle English dissure, dissuria, from Old French dissure, from Medieval Latin dissuria, from Late Latin dysūria, from Greek dusouriā : dus-, dys- + -ouriā, -uria.]

dys·u′ric (-yo͝or′ĭk) adj.
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A study was conducted with nimesulide, in 30 cases of a bacterial prostatovesiculitis and no specified infertility issue, showing that its oral administration at the dose of 100 mg twice/day for three cycles of 10 days each reduced dysuric symptoms and improved inflammatory signs at transrectal prostate ultrasound evaluation.
Abnormalities in urinalysis occurred in 56 (83%) cases, whereas 38 (56%) children showed symptoms connected to urolithiasis (mainly restlessness, nausea, vomiting, dysuric symptoms).