strangury(redirected from stranguries)
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n. pl. stran·gu·ries
A condition marked by slow, painful urination, caused by muscular spasms of the urethra and bladder.
[Middle English, from Latin strangūria, from Greek strangouriā : stranx, strang-, drop, trickle + -ouriā, -uria.]
(Pathology) pathol painful excretion of urine, drop by drop, caused by muscular spasms of the urinary tract
[C14: from Latin strangūria, from Greek, from stranx a drop squeezed out + ouron urine]
stran•gu•ry(ˈstræŋ gyə ri)
painful urination in which the urine is emitted drop by drop.
Obstruction of the flow through a vessel caused by outside pressure, especially through the intestine at the point of a hernia.