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A 35-year-old female asked:

I don't have a std or uti but, why do i have the urge to pee a lot and when my bladder empties it burns? i noticed it happens when i have my period.

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Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
Urology 10 years experience
Urgency: If there is no evidence of uti, this is due to hormonal changes that occur during menstruation that affect the lining of your urethra.

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Last updated Aug 31, 2013


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