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Causes Of Incomplete Bladder Emptying
Yes, can be: This is one possible symptom. Consult with a urogynecologist or urologist. ...Read more
The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more
Yes one possible: Symptom of oab is a sense of incomplete emptying or a small amount of dribbling when you stand up after urinating. This can be very frustrating. Talk to your doctor and consider consulting a urogynecologist if you are not getting any relief. Hope this helps. ...Read more
It's taking a half an hour for my male friend. To empty his bladder. The urine is almost drizzling out. What could the cause? Thank you
Enlarged prostate: As men get older, their prostate gland gets larger. This can obstruct urine flow, causing the symptoms you describe. He needs to go right away to see his doc for evaluation and treatment. While this can be effectively treated, if he waits too long, there are permanent problems than can result. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A few things.: Unfortunately, the sensation of incomplete emptying does not readily point to its cause. You could be retaining urine, as you sense, either due to obstruction of the bladder outlet or inability of the bladder to squeeze. However, you could have an overactive, irritated, or infected bladder, which would give you the sensation of needing to void, but with minimal urine. An evaluation should help you. ...Read more
Occasionally I have trouble starting urine flow and emptying my bladder (urinary hesitancy). What causes this?
Here are some. ..: Although most people would not like to be told of getting older, aging is inevitable and working on everyone's body and life. So, what you are experiencing is an early sign of aging with a wide variable pace reflecting our genetic ability and lifestyle. Over time, the described changing pattern in voiding will become more often and obvious. So, just watch but don't hold wishful thinking, but care.. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Depends: Where does the burning occur? If it is at the very outside, around your labia, it could be due to yeast, an infection, or irritation from a soap, perfume, detergent, fabric softener, etc. It may still be a uti though so you need to get checked for that and treated. There are other causes, but you can't provide enough history in the space given to help sort it out. See a doc. If fever, worse; ER ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I used the bathroom today after 8 hours of sleep. I have a feeling that my bladder is not emptying itself all the way. Why are the reasons/causes?
Get tested: It would be best to see a urologist who can test to see if this is the case and if so address the cause. ...Read more
19+5wks preg. Takes me very long to empty my bladder incomplete emptying especially end of urination No UTI had it checked last wk. Is this normal?
Ultrasound minimal generalized thickness bladder wall, prostate size normal. Difficulty in ejaculation and prostate burning and incomplete emptying?
I have to strain really hard to even be able to pass a small amount of urine. My bladder doesn't fully empty which causes me to be in the BR forever.?
Be evaluated soon...: Glad to see you got a load of good response from various willing doctors, who all agreed to getting evaluated timely, so to verify if you indeed can not void or just have a constant urge to void. To unveil the myth behind your symptoms has not to be that hard by following instructions described in formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you can work closely with doctor so to deduce right Dx/ Rx ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have low pressure when urinating and have trouble fully emptying my bladder, any ideas what could cause this?
Prostate trouble: Benign prostrate enlargement can cause urine flow blockage and a slower stream with incomplete bladder emptying. Not treated, over time, bladder may temporarily or permanently lose its ability to generate a contraction sufficient to overcome the resistance of the urethra (myogenic bladder failure) resulting in an inability to empty the bladder. Flow rate and residual by a urologist will clarify. ...Read more
I have sensation of incomplete emptying of my bladder and bowel. And my abdomen is distended. My frequency of passing urine is increased. Help me?
Could solely raised bladder neck cause - frequent urination/feeling never empty, pressure, knot feel? Flomax (tamsulosin) not helping or other meds.
The question is not clear? By raised bladder neck you
mean bladder neck contracture (obsruction), the answer is YES! You are relatively young for having this problem. Yes, it causes everything you descibe.
Flomax which relaxes the snug bladder neck invariably help, but in your case, at your age, PLEASE
see a urologist. Best of luck ...Read more
Trble urinating. Get feeling of bladder fullness, & wen I go it trickles out slow & takes long time to empty. Causes for this? Child birth? Kidney stones?
Many possibilities: For a lady of 21, possibilities include urinary tract infection that feels like retention but the frequency & slow trickle are due to irritation when the bladder is actually empty. Of course recent childbirth could cause this due to local trauma caused by birthing procedure. Stones of bladder, not kidney, are possible though less likely. Meds used to decrease urine frequency&decongestants can do it. ...Read more
Incomplete defecating, Incomplete emptying of bladder during urination and Incomplete ejaculation, weak erection, sperm in prostate. Wh Doctor to see?
Explanation: Yes, this happen very often. Do not wary. ...Read more