Doctor insights on:
Micturition Syncope In Women
Fainting spells at/during urination is not uncommon and is a form of autonomic nerve "instability" leading to so-called vasovagal reflex manifesting slow heart beat and subsequent low BP, which are usually self-limiting and transient, and recover after squatting down or sitting ...Read more
UTI: The most common cause in a young woman would be a urinary tract infection. In older ladies overactive bladder amy play a role. Othe cause in a young women maybe interstitial cystitis. See your doctor to see if there is an infection- vagimnal infections can also cause urinary frequency. ...Read more
Not likely!: Most low blood pressure readings are asymptomatic. Drs and nurses sometimes are suprised a a low but healthy reading and will voice that to the patient, who may become concerned. I have never heard of "hypotension" as a cause, per se. Many electrolyte problems can do this. Are you on a diuretic? Other drugs treating BP issues can cause sexual dysfunction. ...Read more
Associated: They occur commonly together, but not always. ...Read more
What causes difficult emptiness of bladder (emptiness in 2-3-4 times with Valsalva's manoeuvre) in a 31yr isterectomized (+menopaused) obese woman?
Bladder not emptying: Incomplete bladder emptying can be due to several reasons- 1.) Bladder neck compromise with the hysterectomy. 2). A lack of estrogen to the urethra from the vagina. The floor of the bladder and roof of the vagina are the same.3.) Nerve issues with the bladder. A GYN Urologist or Urologist can perform Urodynamic testing and confirm a cause for appropriate treatment. ...Read more
My Father is experiencing urinary retention, frequent urination, difficulty starting urine stream, sudden urge to urinate and prostate gland enlar...
Be checked ASAP...: Of no doubt, your father needs an urgent care to help improve his expected voiding trouble which commonly comes with many aging men. How to gel all these related care done correctly? Follow suggestions in articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onBPH-LUTS-VoidingTrouble.html. Thereby, you surely gained insight on how to work well with the doctor for right care timely. Best wish to his health.... ...Read more
Uncommon: True micturition syncope is classically associated with a bladder pheochromcytoma which is a tumor that produces epinephrine and norepinephrine. If you have symptoms of flushing palpitations HTN. This needs to be checked with labs 24 urine and Ct scan. If it was a random event it may have been due to dehydration or low blood pressure. Either way please seek medical assistance ...Read more
Can constipation cause pressure in the pelvic region for females?...almost a feeling of "fullness" 19 year old, negative for UTI, urine urgency
Having constant burning sensation in penis:
-uroflow test shows flow problems
-blockage sensation in penis while urinating.
-turbulent urine flow suspected.
Penile Flow: The most likely cause is a stricture or narrowing of the urethra. Did you even have a kidney stone? Urinary instrumentation? A previously treated std? Is the penis "crooked?" peronies disease could cause this: http://www.Ncbi.Nlm.Nih.Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0002257/. Does your urologist have no theories? ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer