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Pyuria MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Pyuria
Tree Number(s)
C01.915.719
C12.777.892.719
C13.351.968.892.719
Unique ID
D011776
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D011776
Scope Note
The presence of white blood cells (LEUKOCYTES) in the urine. It is often associated with bacterial infections of the urinary tract. Pyuria without BACTERIURIA can be caused by TUBERCULOSIS, stones, or cancer.
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2019/06/17
Pyuria Preferred
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