What is another word for cystitis?

Pronunciation: [sɪstˈa͡ɪtɪs] (IPA)

Cystitis is a commonly used medical term to describe the inflammation or infection of the bladder. However, there are several other synonyms that can be used to refer to this condition. Some of the synonyms include bladder inflammation, bladder infection, urinary tract infection (UTI), lower urinary tract infection and urethral syndrome. These terms are used interchangeably depending on the extent of the inflammation or infection, the age and other corresponding factors. It is important to have a proper diagnosis of any symptoms related to the bladder to initiate proper treatment and prevent recurrent infections.

What are the hypernyms for Cystitis?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    urinary tract infection, bladder infection, urinary tract inflammation.

What are the hyponyms for Cystitis?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for cystitis (as nouns)

    • state
      urinary tract infection.

Usage examples for Cystitis

The root is used in acute and chronic cystitis.
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6. Give the causes of cystitis; symptoms; treatment.
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The usual precautions must be taken to prevent cystitis and bed-sores.
"Manual of Surgery Volume Second: Extremities--Head--Neck. Sixth Edition."
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