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Why do I have to push to urinate

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Leila Wing
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Male or Female?: Male and females may have different reasons. Either could have infection or obstruction (blockage) in the outflow of the urinary tract. Any other sym ... Read More
Dr. Edward Neilsen
18 years experience Family Medicine
Blockage: Typically this is caused by inflammation in the urethra (the tube leaving the bladder) or an obtruction. The most likely obstruction in men is prosta ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: Pushing to pee with "bladder pain" deserves a checkup to assure bladder emptying and no UTI. If no UTI, trace blood in urine needs an evaluation to ma ... Read More
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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Painful bladder: This type of pain can be caused by infection, tumors, adhesions or renal stones. The best way to sort this out is to see initially a FP or GYN MD and ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Dorn
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
IC?: It could be interstitial cystitis or possibly external genital/vaginal infection. Try avoiding tangy foods such as citrus, cranberry, cola, tea, tomat ... Read More
Dr. Ray Tidman
37 years experience Family Medicine
Assume infection: Until proven other wise. Your symptoms are classic for a uti. It may be an atypical agent. Do not depend on the home test.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a GYN MD soon: There might be a growth(ovarian cyst) or something else pressing on the bladder that needs to be evaluated and resolved. See a gyn md at your earliest ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Infection, maybe.: You may have a urinary tract infection which can cause these symptoms. See or call your doc today or consider a Healthtap Prime consult: a reasonably ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Prostatitis: Nope. You have an inflamed prostate gland.
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A female asked:
Dr. Geraldine Goertzen
29 years experience Emergency Medicine
Should see specialis: The things that determine how urine flows out of the bladder are the position of the bladder compared to the tube that drains it - the urethra, the mu ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Harris
32 years experience Family Medicine
Medication SFx?: Some medications may have the side effect of tightening up the urethra, making it difficult to void - amitriptylene and Cymbalta (duloxetine) are comm ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Malina Milan
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Urinary tract : Infection can give you these symptoms. You should see your doctor. You may need an antibiotic. In the meantime drink plenty of fluids and in some case ... Read More
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