noun. inflammation of the urethra; results in painful urination.
1. Adjective Azithromycin and doxycycline are the most common antibiotics used to treat urethritis 1. 2. Noun, singular or mass If a parent or caregiver notices that a child develops symptoms of urethritis, the child should be taken to a doctor a soon as possible for further evaluation and care. 3. Noun, plural Children who have urethritis can develop unusual discharge from the urethra as a symptom of this condition, explain health professionals with the Public Health Agency of Canada.