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Doctor insights on: Feeling That Bladder Is Not Empty After Urination

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Bladder (Definition)

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


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Prostate burning after urination and feeling of bladder not completely emptying?

Prostate burning after urination and feeling of bladder not completely emptying?

About prostatitis: Prostatitis=infection of prostate a male gland that produces fluid in semen supporting sperm. Infection can be from spread from urinary tract or epididymitis. Most common in younger men is sexually transmitted diseases chlamydia or gonorrhea. Urethra (carries urine from bladder through the penis) passes through the prostate; infected/swollen prostate prevents full emptying. Treatment = antibiotics ...Read more

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Since last night I have had this urge to urinate, even if I empty my bladder, I still have that feeling of having to pee. No burning or hurting. UTI?

Since last night I have had this urge to urinate, even if I empty my bladder, I still have that feeling of having to pee. No burning or hurting. UTI?

Could well be UTI: You should get a urinalysis to prove or disprove UTI. Some pharmacies have over the counter urinalysis test strips. Positive urinary nitrite test would most likely indicate a UTI. ...Read more

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Could solely raised bladder neck cause - frequent urination/feeling never empty, pressure, knot feel? Flomax (tamsulosin) not helping or other meds.

Could solely raised bladder neck cause - frequent urination/feeling never empty, pressure, knot feel? Flomax (tamsulosin) not helping or other meds.

See remark: 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

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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?

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

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Inconsistent foul smelling urine, smells like sulfur. when I empty bladder I sometimes get a painful or itchy feeling after peeing?

Inconsistent foul smelling urine, smells like sulfur. when I empty bladder I sometimes get a painful or itchy feeling after peeing?

Here are some...: Your described scenario needs a timely check to assure no UTI with detailed history and urinalysis from proper urine collection. If all turn out okay, what you smell in urine may be normal to reflect what you consume and your personal unique constitutional features and urine concentration. More? Follow instruction in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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Can Overactive Bladder cause: constant feeling of urgency doesnt go away? occasional split stream urination?

Can Overactive Bladder cause: constant feeling of urgency doesnt go away? occasional split stream urination?

Yes - see comments: Urgency suggests overactive bladder(OAB). However split stream suggest bladder outlet obstruction(BOO). Causes of BOO include BPH, urethral stricture, primary bladder neck obstruction, bladder neck contracture. It is common for BOO to cause OAB. BPH is present in only 8% of 30-40 year old men, so it's quite possible you don't have BOO, or have one of the other causes see http://bit.ly/1wHjHAy ...Read more

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I frequently need to urinate much more than what i drink. I need to go so badly its almost painful, feeling like something is pushing on my bladder?

I frequently need to urinate much more than what i drink. I need to go so badly its almost painful, feeling like something is pushing on my bladder?

R/o some pelvic cond: Frequency of urination - common causes like urinary tract infection, dm(but will not be painful. Sometimes pelvic inflammatory disease , early pregnancy can produce the symptoms. Kidney stones lying low in the ureter close to the bladder entry site (we have 1 ureter on each side), can produce it. Sometimes fibroid uterus, causing pr. Effect on bladder possble.Salso need to r/o irritability of bladde. ...Read more

Urination (Definition)

The act of passing your ...Read more