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Gall Bladder Frequent Urination
Depends: Some increased urination after surgery may simply reflect excess fluid elimination, or irritation from the Foley catheter. However if the increased urination is persistent or associated with burning, you should have your physician make sure that there is not a urinary tract infection. ...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
I suffered from acute pancreatitis 2 months ago caused by gall stones. My gall bladder was removed, now I suffer from frequent and urgent urination.?
See your doctor now:
Go to see your doc soon so to see if having UTI or poor bladder emptying at least. How to put all the related things for good follow-up together correctly? Follow instructions in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onUTI. Html,
http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html, & http://www. Formefirst. Com/TroublingVoiding-Men. Html. Thereby you gain insight & confidence on how to work with doc... ...Read more
I have had spotting the last couple weeks and now have a lower left side pain or cramp while urinating. I had a er lapro gall bladder removal 4mo ago?
UTI or Kidney Stone:
Left flank pain while urinating can be a sign of a Kidney Stone or Pyelonephritis (ascending urinary tract infection). There are other possibilities as well. See your clinician, who can examine you, check your urine, and determine if further tests, like a spiral CT are indicated, then treat you appropriately.
Take care! ...Read more
Hello, I just had my gall bladder removed and the the first few times my urine looked healthy, now it appears to have blood in it. This normal?
Not usual: I wouldn't expect you to have bloody urine after a lap GB removal. IF you were catheterized prior to surgery (not my routine) there may have been urethral trauma, which should be self limited. I'd call your doctor and/or surgeon Monday if this persists. Keep drinking plenty of fluids over the weekend. Good luck. ...Read more
Pain in front lower right quadrant. My gall bladder was removed in 99 and appendix was removed in 04. I am 42. Bms, urine, PMS normal.?
Several possible: Having had your gallbladder and appendix out already there are still several possible causes of right lower quadrant abdominal pain. Adhesions from the appendix surgery, ovary or gyn problems, or possibly colon or bowel irritation from colitis or enteritis. Workup may include a ct scan, colonoscopy, and possibly diagnostic laparoscopy to both diagnose and then treat the problem. See a general surg. ...Read more
Pain in left side & abnormal BM for month- liver, lungs, blood, urine, endoscopy, kidneys, gall bladder, lungs, heart, all ok - possible colon cancer?
Here are some. ..: For the time being, watch for possible food indigestion. Besides, continue to watch for possible colonic diverticulitis. Note that every illness always displays itself along its course & pattern of full spectrum. So, still seek professional attention & counseling timely. Don't give up; time & patience will unfold the true story of an event timely. ...Read more
Will a CT scan show gallstones/ other gall bladder problems as well as stomach ulcers? What about a urine and blood test?
Hi. I just had my gallblader removed on monday and now I have: itchy body, fainting, frequent urination and thirst, weakness and bloating. Is it normal? What could be thecause?
Not normal: These are not normal. I recommend calling your surgeon for further advice and evaluation. I'm sure your surgeon would like to be informed of these symptoms. ...Read more
How come sometimes I have frequent urination but most Days I don't? I drink pretty much the same amount everyday. Is something wrong with my bladder?
No there is:
NOTHING wrong with your bladder. ...the amount of urine is not JUST due to the liquids you ingest but also due to WASTE elimination...... Daily VARIATION is NORMAL! ...If frequency actually interferes with your activity or particularly your SLEEP it 's time to get the symptom evaluated!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
I'm very bloated with frequent urination. I don't have pain. When I urinate I feel like my bladder didn't empty?
Be checked for sure: Now is time to go to be checked out if you indeed can empty bladder or not, or something else; do not try to wishfully wait out. To get these done rightly, one needs more info on specifics, relevance, & sequence of events of all symptoms + physical exam + testing timely as needed. How? Follow instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you can work closer/ better... ...Read more
Bladder ultrasound: A bladder ultrasound can check for 'bladder stones', tumors, or mass 'pressing' on the bladder causing irritation. The most important finding on the bladder ultrasound is a test called: 'post void residual' the bladder volume is estimated when full and just after emptying. If your bladder empties completely=suggests overactivity. If bladder not empty=suggests overflow incontinence or atonic. ...Read more
How would I know if stress is causing frequent urination or whether I have an overactive bladder?
UTI: It sounds like you may have a uti. Go to a doctor for evaluation and treatment if the studies are positive. ...Read more
I have been experiencing frequent urination for 2 years and when my bladder fills up I'm in pain. What could this be?
Interstitial cystiti: It is possible that you have a condition called chonic interstitial cystitis or bladder pain syndrome. The disease has no known cause, but can be debilitating to some sufferers. Pain, frequency, urgency, pelvic/urethral pain can be disabling at times. I assume you already had work-up and all known causes has been ruled-out. Consult a urologist/urogynocologist for eval/treat. Good luck. ...Read more
Maybe: Anybody who has a urinary tract (kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra, +/- penis) can have a urinary tract infection. This happens to people every day, all over the world. A teen male is much less likely than a teen girl to get a UTI. So, a teen male with possible UTI symptoms needs to see his doctor. Also, there are some less common medical disorders that cause UTI symptoms but are not infections. ...Read more
Can someone tell me how to know if my frequent urination due to a small bladder or stress/anxiety?
Frequent urination for three years had a UTI and X-ray of bladder was normal. What other tests are needed?
See answer: Most common causes of longstanding urinary frequency in an otherwise healthy female without diabetes or kidney disease include: excessive fluid or caffeine intake, overactive bladder, interstitial cystitis, and small functional capacity bladder aggravated by stress/anxiety. Helpful tests would include: urinalysis, 3-day intake and voiding diary, residual urine check, and cystoscopy/hydrodistension. ...Read more
I got frequent urination. My all reports are normal. No diabetics. Age 24. When bladder empty feel some thing itchy. Nothing in full. What's wrong here?
Urge to urinate when I don't really have to, pain in bladder after drinking soda. Incontinence. Frequent urination.
Masturbation: Masturbation usually doesn't cause bladder pain or frequent urination. It may cause some difficulty voiding the bladder right after it. Unless there is a way you masturbate that may cause to your complaints, this is unusual to have symptoms you describe after masturbation. ...Read more
Anxiety or DM: Anxiety can sometimes lead to frequent urination (small amounts) lots of gu conditions can do this. Occasionally diabetes can escape detection initially. Specific gravity test of urine is low with diabetes incipidis. Type ii dm can present with frequent urination and with a 12 hour fast you might have a normal glucose. A glucose tolerance test or a hemaglobin a1c test is sometimes ordered. ...Read more
Please seek: Urologic assessment. Would not make that assumption without ruling out possible medical causes. ...Read more
What could be cause of bladder pressure? Negative UTI, no pain or frequent urination. Have IUD but it's in place.
See below: In a young female with bladder pain, discomfort, and/or pressure in absence of a UTI and with a fairly unremarkable urinalysis, the most common cause would be "Interstitial Cystitis" (aka Painful Bladder Syndrome). Often associated with variable degree of urinary frequency and less often pain with intercourse. Other possible causes would include gyne-related problems (e.g. fibroids, endometriosis) ...Read more
Pain in bladder area, bladder feels full but not much urine comes out + weak stream. No frequent urination but when urinate feels pain.
Here are some. ..: You need to be checked out if you have UTI or inability to empty bladder or to hold urine with detailed general Hx/ voiding pattern/ lifestyle, etc., physicals, urinalysis, residual urine check, etc. So to deduce possible causes before proposing reasonable Rx/care. So, go to seek urologist timely; online inquiry and guess would not be enough to pinpoint your current urological concerns. ...Read more
Can bladder tumors cause frequent urination & a burning sensation before, during, & after urinating?
Usually not...: Most patients with bladder tumors are relatively asymptomatic even at seeing total painless gross hematuria which is its common presentation. At its late stage with related symptoms kicking in, such irritative voiding symptoms may occur, but still not common. Nonetheless, make sure of being evaluated for the symptoms your described and leave a wishful thinking alone. ...Read more
I have been having lots of bladder pain, cramps, frequent urination. What besides a UTI might this be?
Interstitial: Cystitis could explain your symptoms, worth getting it checked out with a urologist or uro-gynecologist. Good luck. ...Read more
When I move I frequently feel like I need a wee. Bladder sore when fills. Frequent urination. Urine culture neg. What's wrong?
Now that I know a little more, here is what I think it could be.
Your symptoms could be from a condition called interstitial cystitis. The symptoms of IC vary from person to person, but what you are describing is consistent with the syndrome. Here is a good link with information about IC:
http://kidney. Niddk. Nih. Gov/kudiseases/pubs/interstitialcystitis/ ...Read more
I have frequent urination. I feel my bladders not empty completely. When ever I go there's a weak stream of urine. And I have constipation.
I'm having frequent urination lately, I wake up and my bladder is already like full and I'm experiencing a tingling sensation in my vagina. Why?
F 26. Voiding cystogram for frequent urination, it showed a 1cm bladder diverticulum on rt side. Waiting for urologist appt. What does this mean?
Not serious: Bladder diverticuli are small out pouching or herniations of the bladder lining or mucosa through muscular bands of the bladder wall. Your diverticulum measures 1 cm, or less than 1/2 inch which is quite small and rarely of any significance at the size. Your urologist will review your voiding habits with you. ...Read more
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
The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more