Doctor insights on:
Is Urinary Retention Dangerous Or Damaging To The Kidneys
Can Be: If you are retaining urine, this excessive urine can build up in the bladder and even backflow into the kidney. In either situation, you can develop a urinary tract infection, abdominal pain and eventually kidney failure. If you aare retaining urine, you should get this issue examined by a physician immediately. ...Read more
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
Burning sensation&urinary retention is almost gone.However still therepain in my right kidneyespecially when i sit somtimes i feel my all kidneys pain?
I have been on atovaquone for 7 month and started to get urinary retention 4 months ago. Prostate and kidneys normal. Is there any correlation?
Not known: Long term use of Malarone (atovone/proguanil) is uncommon due to its cost. It is generally thought to be safe, but not much is known. The indivudual components atovone & proguanil have been used for long periods without concerns. If you decide to stop Malarone to see if urinary retention is related make sure your doctor finds another effective antimlarial medication for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My sister has been diagnosed with a kidney stone which hasn't started to pass. She is now experiencing urinary retention. What can she do?
I would like to ask you from a medical standpoint some of the reasons why cystitis or bladder infections/inability to urinate or urinary retention continue to occur in a 33 year old female. my kidneys have been checked and my bowel quite completely. Yet,
There is a : Condition called interstitial cystitis where u have inflammation of the bladder wall and symptoms present just like a chronic UTI. Urine retention and urinary tract infections can also be caused by abnormal pathology of the urethra or ureter at the point of entering the bladder (ureterovesicular junction or UVJ) which will promote UTIs. U need a cystoscopy from a Urologist to diagnose and treat. ...Read more
Can holding urine for very long time (4-5 hours) and doing it for a week lead to urinary retention or nerve damage?If so is it permanent or temporary?
Here are some ...: A nice Q with lots of "misunderstanding to many if to most! Largely, adults void 150-450 cc for 3-6 times over 10"-25" in 24 hrs with free continual flow with no hesitancy, urgency, emptying well, etc.,, depending on age, renal function, health status, fluid intake/lifestyle, drug use, etc. So, not voiding for 4-5 hrs is unnecessarily bad but depends as described, but go to pee upon urge to void! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can't urinate: Urinary retention means either complete inability to urinate, emergency which requires catheterization for relief, or else retaining significant amount of urine if urination is possible. Most commonly in older men with prostate enlargement, or women with vaginal or uterine prolapse or cystocele. Also caused by spinal cord injuries + other causes of neurogenic bladder, ms, some utis, urethral tic. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Don't worry: Never worth worrying about medical problems unless they concern a loved one or friend.Urinary retention can always be treated and virtually never due to a malignancy. Ur in women can be caused by severe stool impaction, cystocele or uterine prolapse & correctable.Due to neurogenic bladder will need to be managed by intermittent catheterization. Surgery will cure if male with prostate enlargement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- How serious or dangerous is the surgery to correct scoliosis?
- What foods to eat for the urinary tract or kidneys?
- How long does it take a urinary tract infection to reach the kidneys?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Is it bettet to take citalopram in the morning or at night?
- What is the best way to relieve tooth or gum pain using over-the-counter meds?
- Is it possible to get pearly penile papules at the age of 18 or younger?
- Is food poisoning dangerous to an unborn baby in the first trimester?
- Talk to a nephrologist online for free