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Buring during urination but I am on my menstrual cycle and it just started happening This morning. Please help!

Buring during urination but I am on my menstrual cycle and it just started happening This morning. Please help!

Urinary infections: Sounds like you may have a urinary infection see your doctor for testing and an exam ...Read more

Decreased Urination (Definition)

Basically, decreased urination is in 1 of 2 forms: (1) urinating less total volume in a day than usual, or (2) urinating fewer times per day (or not at all) than usual. The former is oliguria, the latter is anuria. The problem can be caused by a variety of factors, from kidney disease, to bladder / prostate / urethra probs, to simple lack of volume (dehydration). Use HealthTap ...Read more


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Frequent urination affected by menstrual cycle?

Frequent urination affected by menstrual cycle?

Urination: Your uterus and bladder lie right next to each other. Anything affecting the sensitivity of the uterus can also irritate the bladder and make you feel that you have to go more often. The uterus gets a little bigger prior to your period and there is an increase in chemicals in the uterus that make it irritable and cramps. This is most likely what you are experiencing. ...Read more

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Is frequent urination cuased by stress? Can this occur because of oncoming menstrual cycle?

Is frequent urination cuased by stress? Can this occur because of oncoming menstrual cycle?

Yes: Most of the time frequent urination means uti. However there might be a possibility that elevated prostaglandin around time of menses could lead to more frequency. I haven't heard of a link between stress (cortisol) and increased frequency. ...Read more

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My boyfriend and I currently had sex and then I started my menstrual cycle but I get a very painful singing sensation during urination. What is it?

My boyfriend and I currently had sex and then I started my menstrual cycle but I get a very painful singing sensation during urination. What is it?

UTI: As one can expect, sexual intercourse is a risk factor. Sounds like you may need some antibiotics. Feel free to connect with me virtually and/or with an Inbox Consult and I should, hopefully, be able to call/transmit something in for you. ...Read more

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Is excessive urination a sign of an abnormal menstrual cycle?

Is excessive urination a sign of an abnormal menstrual cycle?

No, but...: Concerning abnormal menstruation, it is a good idea to be evaluated by a gyn-doc although one needs to consider the emerging menopause for a 53-t-o female. Clinically, some women may experience some urinary frequency around their period with specific reasons but elucidated as changing mucosal sensitivity of lower urinary tract secondary to hormonal fluctuation. Besides, UIT? Overdrinking of water? ...Read more

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19 months ago I has cesarean. I am having Increase urination, pelvic pain lower quadrant, shorten menstual cycle. Ct scan w/o contrast showed normal?

19 months ago I has cesarean. I am having Increase urination, pelvic pain lower quadrant, shorten menstual cycle. Ct scan w/o contrast showed normal?

See comment: The doctor who ordered CT must have checked urine for infection?? and checked you vaginally. Evertything normal?? Suggest trying Ditropan (oxybutynin) twice a day for a week. If no respose, you need to be evaluated if you have a gynecologist.Good Luck ...Read more

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Recently finished my monthly menstrual cycle, after I had problems with blood coming from the vulva after urinating & severe pain. No sti. Cause?

Recently finished my monthly menstrual cycle, after I had problems with blood coming from the vulva after urinating & severe pain. No sti. Cause?

Hematuria: Blood in the urine is known as hematuria. There are many different causes including stone disease, infection, trauma. First we need to differentiate whether this bleeding is from your unary tract or your uterus. This can be accomplished whenhave your urine tested when you're not on your menstrual cycle ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Decreased urination?

What is the definition or description of: Decreased urination?

Varies. Use live svc: Basically, decreased urination is in 1 of 2 forms: (1) urinating less total volume in a day than usual, or (2) urinating fewer times per day (or not at all) than usual. The former is oliguria, the latter is anuria. The problem can be caused by a variety of factors, from kidney disease, to bladder / prostate / urethra probs, to simple lack of volume (dehydration). Use HealthTap Prime to find cause. ...Read more

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Are medicines really safe to take if I have decreased urination from kidneys?

Are medicines really safe to take if I have decreased urination from kidneys?

See below: If you have decreased urination you may be dehydrated or you have loss of kidney function. Many medications are excreted or eliminated by the kidneys and may be harmful if the dose is not adjusted or in some cases with reduced or no function contraindicated. Tell your doctor. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to do urine drugs test on your menstrual cycle?

Is it possible for you to do urine drugs test on your menstrual cycle?

I have not: Heard of any contraindication to drug screening urinalysis while menstruating. ...Read more

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I have decreased urination, could this be caused by acute tubular necrosis?

I have decreased urination, could this be caused by acute tubular necrosis?

Very unlikely: Decreased urination almost always relates to either reduced fluid intake or increased fluid losses such as diarrhea or increased sweating. In the rare instance when low urine output is due to kidney disease, weight gain from the accumulated water retention should be measurable on a daily bases. ...Read more

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Took 2, 30 mg morphine pills in a day. Now she is experiencing side effects like decreased urination and itching. How long will these last?

Took 2, 30 mg morphine pills in a day. Now she is experiencing side effects like decreased urination and itching. How long will these last?

See below: The therapeutic pain-relieving and euphoric effects of oral morphine generally last about 4-6 hrs. Itching and depressed bladder function are not uncommon side effects of narcotics and opiates and may last noticeably longer with considerable individual variation. 90% of the drug is excreted ...Read more

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So, should I see a doctor? I drink but have decreased urination.

So, should I see a doctor? I drink but have decreased urination.

Factor sweat/weight: If you drink more than your urine output but your weight is stable then you are losing the difference some other way e.g. Sweating much, excercise, diarrhea. Occ, you don't notice sweat but are always staying warm i.e. Low level of a/c. Also, possible that you don't urinate frequently but each void is large enough to remove intake. If wt is up or have swelling, see a doc. ...Read more

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What day of the menstrual cycle should one take a 24 hour urine cortisol test?

What day of the menstrual cycle should one take a 24 hour urine cortisol test?

Testing: Urine cortisol us affected by stress and while your cycle can be stressful the day does not matter. If you are looking at your hormones and testing only one day in the month - then the best day would be day 21. ...Read more

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Lower right back pain and tenderness, decreased urination, what is this likely to be?

Lower right back pain and tenderness, decreased urination, what is this likely to be?

Need more informati: Back pain could be kidney but you need an evaluation by your physician to see if you have urine infection or something else ...Read more

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I am three weeks late for menstrual cycle, I have severe lower nack pain, and wormlike blood clots in urine what causes this?

I am three weeks late for menstrual cycle, I have severe lower nack pain, and wormlike blood clots in urine what causes this?

Late for menstration: Any chance you are pregnant.? Do urine pregnancy test. Otherwise see your doctor for check up. ...Read more

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If I used marijuana less than a month ago and I'm using a detox drink for a urine drug test and my menstrual cycle is on will my test be positive?

If I used marijuana less than a month ago and I'm using a detox drink for a urine drug test and my menstrual cycle is on will my test be positive?

Maybe: Marijuana stays in your hair follicles for far longer then the kidneys rate of excretion. In other words, your urine test may or may not be positive for marijuana depending on how long your body needs to excrete THC (marijuana) products. Your menstrual period has nothing to do with the rate of kidney excretion. ...Read more

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If everything in urine analysis was fine except for presence of nitrite should I worry about UTI? I only have decreased urination volume nothing else

If everything in urine analysis was fine except for presence of nitrite should I worry about UTI? I only have decreased urination volume nothing else

Why was the test: Done? All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Generally presence of nitrite indicates urinary infection and a positive result should be followed up with urine culture. ...Read more

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Blood clot in urine few days after menstrual cycle. Its just once or twice a day for few days what cud b the reason?

Blood clot in urine few days after menstrual cycle. Its just once or twice a day for few days what cud b the reason?

UTI?: If you are sure that the blood came from our bladder, you could have cystitis. You need a urinalysis and exam. ...Read more

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Urine dips always show 1+ or moderate blood in urine, but usually no RBC. What could be the cause? This is NOT during my menstrual cycle. Thanks

Urine dips always show 1+ or moderate blood in urine, but usually no RBC. What could be the cause? This is NOT during my menstrual cycle. Thanks

Microhematuria: If you exercise heavily, you will secrete myoglobin in your urine and as a UA can not distinguish between hemoglobin (from blood) and myoglobin (from muscle), UA will be positive for blood but no RBC seen. If your UA however reveals both blood and RBC then you need to seek a urologist's care for further evaluation and workup. ...Read more

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I was prescribed Augmentin 875 125. I've taken 3 doses. I have noticed darker urine and decreased urination. Will this reverse if I stop taking meds?

I was prescribed Augmentin 875 125. I've taken 3 doses. I have noticed darker urine and decreased urination. Will this reverse if I stop taking meds?

Probably but it is: Important to take this medication with good hydration. In addition you were given the medication because of a significant infection so stopping it would not be a very good idea. Try doubling your current fluid intake for a day or so to see if the symptoms resolve but remain on the antibiotic. ...Read more

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I have stable lupus. My urine often shows 1+ or moderate blood but no RBC. No my my menstrual cycle. My MD said he'll monitor. Possible causes?

I have stable lupus. My urine often shows 1+ or moderate blood but no RBC. No my my menstrual cycle. My MD said he'll monitor. Possible causes?

Nephritis: Lupus is known to cause inflammation in the kidney and that can result in blood in urine. It is good that you are under the care of a doctor. You may consult this site and address the matter with your doctor.
http://www. Lupus. Org/answers/entry/lupus-and-kidneys ...Read more

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Chf patient under 1L water intake a day, BUN level 63, creatinine 2.0 on lasix 40 mg maintenance dosage. Should water intake be increased a little so the kidneys don't conserve water? Asking because of decreased urination wirh stable GFR. Check Adh?

Chf patient under 1L water intake a day, BUN level 63, creatinine 2.0 on lasix 40 mg maintenance dosage. Should water intake be increased a little so the kidneys don't conserve water? Asking because of decreased urination wirh stable GFR. Check Adh?

CHF/ renal disease: This question is best asked to you cardiologist, as you have CHF and kidney damage so your fluid balance is very delicate. Drinking too much can put you back in CHF. Would recheck your creatinine and your creatinine clearence, EF on echocardiogram as it may have changed. Discuss this with your cardiologist ...Read more

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Menstrual cycle (period) 5 days late, should I take a pregnancy test? Nausea vomiting headaches backaches frequent urination wake up thirsty, hungry

Menstrual cycle (period) 5 days late, should I take a pregnancy test? Nausea vomiting headaches backaches frequent urination wake up thirsty, hungry

See below: To find out if you're pregnant or not, try to do over-the counter pregnancy test. For your peace of mind, you might want to contact either your primary care physician or obgyn. Some things just cannot be diagnosed and addressed over the internet :) good luck! ...Read more

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My menstrual cycle is about 23 days. My period started on 7/9 and ended on 13/9. I had sex on 8/9 but he ejaculated and urinated before sex. Pregnant?

My menstrual cycle is about 23 days. My period started on 7/9 and ended on 13/9. I had sex on 8/9 but he ejaculated and urinated before sex. Pregnant?

Probably not: It is very unlikely to conceive from sex during a period. Ovulation typically occurs midway through your cycle (day one is first day of period) With a 23 day cycle, ovulation most likely occurs around day 11-13. Avoid having unprotected sex in the week around that or consider going on birth control ...Read more

Menstrual Cycle (Definition)

The menstrual cycle begins with the shedding of the uterine lining, resulting in bleeding from the vagina. A few weeks later, one ovary releases an egg and the uterine lining thickens in preparation for a potential pregnancy. Pregnancy can occur at this stage if sperm fertilizes the egg. If the egg is not fertilized, the egg will leave your body and ...Read more


Menstrual (Definition)

Menstrual refers to the monthly cycle in women which prepares the female for ovulation, generally once per month, which is that time of month that the egg can be fertilized by the male sperm, for the purpose of reproduction. Menstrual cycles start at the first day of menstruation. (it's always been curious to me that 'menstrual' and ...Read more