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Can hypothyroid cause frequent urination?

Can hypothyroid cause frequent urination?

Urinary Frequency: It is unlikely that frequent urination has anything to do with your thyroid. This is most commonly an infectious problem or a blood sugar issue. ...Read more

Dr. CESAR HOLGADO
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Frequent Urination (Definition)

If the number going to pee makes a person feel inconvenient for daily living , it is denoted as urinary frequency or frequent urination, which should be individualized to reflect the function of bladder storage and emptying, urine excretion, and fluid consumption, although AUA defined it as peeing more than 8 times in ...Read more


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Causes of frequent urination (don't have diabetes)?

Many causes: Primary cause for frequent urination can be due to irritation of bladder lining from inflammation or chemical irritation. Structural abnormalities, such as small bladder, bladder diverticulum, or psychological issues eg anxiety can all cause frequency of urination. Cystitis is probably most common cause of acute frequency. Overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, prostatitis, acid urine from oj. ...Read more

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What would cause me to stay hungry all the time, stay nausiated regardless of how much or what I eat or don't eat, frequent urination?

What would cause me to stay hungry all the time, stay nausiated regardless of how much or what I eat or don't eat, frequent urination?

Could be diabetes: All your symptoms fit the classic inital presentation of diabetes, but there could be another metabolic cause. Diabetes can present with the 3ps. Polyuria, polydypsia and polyphagia. The frequent urination is due to elevated blood sugars. You should see a doctor and have your sugars checked to rule out this very treatable condition. ...Read more

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Can you say if it could it cause frequent urination if I don't shake the dribbles off after I pee?

Can you say if it could it cause frequent urination if I don't shake the dribbles off after I pee?

Post Void Dribbling: Post void dribbling(pvd) results from incomplete contraction of the muscles around the urethra(urine channel). This results in urine that, with movement, can leak out.
This leakage is not an indication of overactive bladder and will not lead to frequency of urination.
With a kegel squeeze leftover urine can be passed. Milking the urethra from behind the scrotum forward can also expel it. ...Read more

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What can cause frequent urination?

What can cause frequent urination?

Many causes. : Urinary frequency can occur for many reasons, and finding the cause can often require a detailed patient history, physical exam, or other testing. I suggest seeing your primary care physician for evaluation. If your symptoms are very bothersome, seek a urologist. Keeping a bladder diary for 48 hours is very helpful for the physician: write down when and how much you drink, and when you void. ...Read more

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What causes frequent urination at night?

What causes frequent urination at night?

Nocturia...: Getting up to use the toilet when you want to sleep can be quite frustrating. Common causes of nighttime urination (nocturia) include: uncontrolled diabetes, urinary infection, drinking fluids right up until sleep, incomplete emptying of the bladder, high sodium diet, mild/mod/severe kidney insufficiency, mild/mod/severe heart failure, and much heavily advertised less common overactive bladder. ...Read more

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What might cause frequent urination in men?

What might cause frequent urination in men?

Many things: For young men caffeine consumption is often the culprit. Caffeine is a diuretic and signals the kidneys produce more urine they would normally. Some men simply have small bladder capacity. For older men enlargement of the prostate is often to blame. also, urinary tract infections, in particular prostatitis, can be an issue. ...Read more

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What are the causes of frequent urination at night?

What are the causes of frequent urination at night?

Several Causes: Frequent urination at night can be something as simple as drinking too much fluid before going to bed or diuretics — such as caffeine, medications, alcohol — to illnesses like diabetes, enlarged prostate, hormonal effects, etc. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of frequent urination and back pains?

What could be the cause of frequent urination and back pains?

Possible UTI: I would like you to be checked for a bladder or kidney infection as soon as possible. Your doctor should be able to perform a urine test in clinic, or if you have fever or vomiting, you may need to be seen in the emergency room. ...Read more

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What could be causes of frequent urination for 30yr old male?

What could be causes of frequent urination for 30yr old male?

Urine infection?: Urine infection may be the most common. Prostatic enlargement and diabetes are common in this age group. So is drinking too many fluids, particularly beer and other mild diuretics. If the problem worsens, consider a nephrologist after testing through your pcp. ...Read more

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I have frequent urination and itching. What is the cause?

I have frequent urination and itching. What is the cause?

More ifo: Diabetes often causes increase urination. The itching may be an infection or irritation. Should be checked by your primary care md. ...Read more

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What would be the cause of frequent urination since childhood?

What would be the cause of frequent urination since childhood?

Irritable nerves: I would guess that there are other symptoms and if there are, try getting rid of sugar in all its forms. If this does not apply, make sure that it is not due to urinary tract infection. ...Read more

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What are the causes of frequent urination other than diabetes?

Frequent urination: There are multiple other causes one of them being urinary tract infection, another one being inability to empty your bladder secondary to enlarged prostate. ...Read more

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Does constipation cause frequent urination?

It can: Constipation can frequently alter your voiding. Both from mechanical and neurological reasons. www.peedoc.com. ...Read more

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Can constipation cause frequent urination??

Can constipation cause frequent urination??

Yes: Not commonly appreciated but stimulation of rectal mucosa can create urgency particularly if the bladder already sensitive for whatever reason. Your urinary tract warrants evaluation. Sometimes this could be related to low back issues. ...Read more

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Does dipyridamole cause frequent urination for people?

Does dipyridamole cause frequent urination for people?

Not likely but...: Not a reported side effect. If I should speculate, it causes blood vessels to dilate which may increase blood flow to the kidneys and perhaps increase urination. I would first look for other causes. Only if okay with your doctor, you could stop this medication for a few days and see if this problem resolves (if all else fails and this is a considerable problem for you). ...Read more

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What can cause frequent urination without incontinence?

What can cause frequent urination without incontinence?

Many condition: Among which are urinary tract infections, diabetes, and in fact early renal failure!

Too many to discuss in this forum...suggest a frank discussion with your PCP (Primary Care Provider)
BTW a less common cause is ANXIETY.......

Hope this helps
Dr Z ...Read more

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Frequent urination- more out than in--cause for hypotension?

It could : It could so yes. This results in relative dehydration. If this is happening frequently get checked out by your physician. ...Read more

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Can ''milking the prostate " cause me to have frequent urination?

Can ''milking the prostate " cause me to have frequent urination?

Yes, but...: Some topical irritation and frequent voiding after prostate milking / massage may happen, but usually resolve back to where you're in 1-3 days. But, don't milk or massage prostate at any given time suspecting acute prostatitis. Yet, nowadays, prostate milking/massage has become less and less done. To me, I have never done it for decades except for rare occasion to make "real" diagnosis of prost. ...Read more

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Can someone tell me if masturbation can cause me frequent urination?

Probably not: The real question is, "am i more thirsty than I should be?" if so, get seen -- you may have glycosuria, or some impairment of your ability to concentrate your urine. ...Read more

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Bubbles and foam urine and frequent urination causes? 23 year old male

Bubbles and foam urine and frequent urination causes? 23 year old male

Cannot say: But a simple urinalysis can really rule in/out possibilities.
Some foam in the urine is entirely normal. Protein leaking from a leaky kidney can cause kidney FAILURE if not treated. The one patient I have with NULL DISEASE, gets this every 2 years, gets treated for 1 month and is OK.
Diabetes, severe hypertension, other kidney trouble, moonshine poisoning, several other unlikely possibilities. ...Read more

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Will taking levaquin (levofloxacin) and many medicines cause frequent urination?

No. But,: Levaquin (levofloxacin) should not cause frequent urination. Some medicines could slow down emptying of bladder (eg, decongestants). If the bladder does not empty well, frequent incomplete voids may develop. Also, subsequent UTI and kidney disease may develop in this case, esp in men with prostate enlargement. ...Read more

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What causes thirst and frequent urination at night? Tested negative for diabetes

What causes thirst and frequent urination at night? Tested negative for diabetes

THIRST NOCTURIA: 1. You are drinking too much water or fluid at night?
2. Your npituitary is not making enough ADH (vasopressin).
3. Your blood K is low.
4. You have early heart failure.
5. A number of other things.

I specialize in this so can get second opinion from me. ...Read more

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If I have had frequent urination and if I get an ultrasound what problems could be determined that may have caused my symptoms?

If I have had frequent urination and if I get an ultrasound what problems could be determined that may have caused my symptoms?

Urinary retention: Ultrasound can help identify certain urological problems such as urinary retention, blockage of the kidneys, and kidney stones. If the ultrasound is abnormal, further investigation is needed to identify the source of the problem. ...Read more

Dr. Su Fairchild
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Hypothyroidism (Definition)

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