What is another word for nonspecific urethritis?

3 synonyms found


[ nˌɒnspəsˈɪfɪk jˌʊ͡əɹɪθɹˈa͡ɪtɪs], [ nˌɒnspəsˈɪfɪk jˌʊ‍əɹɪθɹˈa‍ɪtɪs], [ n_ˌɒ_n_s_p_ə_s_ˈɪ_f_ɪ_k j_ˌʊə_ɹ_ɪ_θ_ɹ_ˈaɪ_t_ɪ_s]

Nonspecific urethritis (NSU) is a bacterial infection that causes inflammation of the urethra and can be transmitted via sexual contact. It is sometimes also referred to as non-gonococcal urethritis (NGU) or non-specific genital infection (NSGI). These terms are often used interchangeably to describe the same condition, although NGU specifically refers to the absence of gonorrhea bacteria as the cause of the infection. Other synonyms for NSU may include urethral syndrome and chronic abacterial prostatitis. The symptoms of NSU can be similar to those of gonorrhea and chlamydia, making it important to seek prompt medical attention for accurate diagnosis and treatment.

Synonyms for Nonspecific urethritis:

What are the hypernyms for Nonspecific urethritis?

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

    urethritis, genitourinary tract infection, not limited to, sexually transmitted infection (STI).

What are the hyponyms for Nonspecific urethritis?

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

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