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Dr. Austina Cho
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Problems With Urination (Overview)

Problems with urination denote a wide spectrum of voiding symptoms ranging from mild discomfort like burning -painful urination to poor urine flow to urinary retention to overflow urinary incontinence. For details, go to http://www. Formefirst. Com/TroublingVoiding-Men. Html.


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What could cause problems with urination?

What could cause problems with urination?

Many things.: Urinary problems occur when the storage and voiding function of the bladder is disrupted. There are many causes. Nervous system problems in the brain or spinal cord, infections or pathology of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, or urethra can affect urination. If you have urinary bother or having trouble with urination, see your physician. ...Read more

Dr. Austina Cho
17 Doctors shared insights

Problems With Urination (Overview)

Problems with urination denote a wide spectrum of voiding symptoms ranging from mild discomfort like burning -painful urination to poor urine flow to urinary retention to overflow urinary incontinence. For details, go to http://www. Formefirst. Com/TroublingVoiding-Men. Html.


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Does everyone over 50 have problems with urination flow?

Does everyone over 50 have problems with urination flow?

Not at all: Most men with prostatic enlargement have problems urine flow, and % of men problems increases with age. However a number of lucky males can die in old age without experiencing significant impairment of urinary flow or incontinence. Many women experience stress urinary incontinence or urinary retention after menopause, especially the more children they have delivered. Again, only some. ...Read more

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How to treat prostrate problems and pain when urinating?

How to treat prostrate problems and pain when urinating?

Medical exam needed: Painful urination and prostatic pain suggests inflammation from infection or other disease that is best assessed by your physician for the specific cause prior to treatment. ...Read more

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I have a burning pain at the base of my penis that some times radiates to my lower back. No problems with urination but hurts and burn when I get up.

I have a burning pain at the base of my penis that some times radiates to my lower back. No problems with urination but hurts and burn when I get up.

Could be stone: Your symptoms could be secondary to a urinary stone in the kidney or the ureter.
the only way to rule this out is to see your provider, and get UA and exam done.

If the pain increases then suggest the ER, otherwise make an apt in the next week. ...Read more

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I have a problem regarding urination frequency. What can I do?

I have a problem regarding urination frequency. What can I do?

Many things can help: ..But first an evaluation must be performed to find the cause of your urinary frequency. The most helpful thing is to provide your physician a 2 day bladder diary. Write down when and how much you drink, when you void, feel sudden urges, or leak. These data will help to determine if behavior modification, timed voiding, medications, or even surgical procedures will be of most benefit to you. ...Read more

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I'm having a problem with urination. Why the slow stream?

I'm having a problem with urination. Why the slow stream?

Bladder to urethra: Lots of things can cause slow urine. Your urologist will evaluate you from urethra to bladde to make sure nothing is blocking and either suggest surgery or medicines to help you. Sometimes there's nothing to do! ...Read more

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I have a problem to urinate on demand. I get tested for drugs twice a week, but struggle to urinate when I need to...

I have a problem to urinate on demand. I get tested for drugs twice a week, but struggle to urinate when I need to...

Here are some...: Occasionally, urinating on demand for urine collection for test may be difficult for few men and not much can be done but a faithfully practicing pelvic floor muscle exercise like Kegel exercise may help ease sphincter relaxation; of course, you need to prepare your bladder fullness to a high degree of urge to void by adjusting water drinking. More? Ask doc but preferably urologist. ...Read more

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What to do if I'm having a bit of problem in urinating. It irritates.?

What to do if I'm having a bit of problem in urinating. It irritates.?

Urology evaluation: Seek medical valuation by your primary care physician or urologist to obtain a thorough history and physical examination. Some men in their 40s will start to develop symptoms of bph. You may start to see a change in the strength of your stream as well as some irritative voiding symptoms. They may obtain a urinalysis, urine culture and may have you perform a urinary flow rate and check a pvr. ...Read more

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My grandmother who is 90 years old she a problem cannot urinate. How can I help her?

My grandmother who is 90 years old she a problem cannot urinate. How can I help her?

Medical attention: Important to see a urologist. If unable to urinate, dangerous backup into the kidney may result. She may need a catheter or medications to allow more effective emptying of the bladder. ...Read more

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What could cause problems with urination?

Many things.: Urinary problems occur when the storage and voiding function of the bladder is disrupted. There are many causes. Nervous system problems in the brain or spinal cord, infections or pathology of the kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, or urethra can affect urination. If you have urinary bother or having trouble with urination, see your physician. ...Read more

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Can pain pills cause a problem with urinating?

Can pain pills cause a problem with urinating?

Yes: Not uncommon for pain pills, usually those containing narcotics (hydrocodone, oxycodone, etc), to cause difficulties with urination. More common in older men because of enlarged prostate and occasionally causing urinary retention requiring catheterization. Constipation from pain pills an even more common side effect which also aggravates or causes the urination difficulty. ...Read more

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I have problem with urination after bad c section?

I have problem with urination after bad c section?

Urination Difficulty: Urination difficulties can be related to pelvic surgery but can also be related to nerve or stretch injuries from pregnancy alone. A proper examination and testing should be done to evaluate the cause. Testing includes physical exam, urodynamics (tests bladder/urethral function), radiographic studies, and/or nerve conduction testing. ...Read more

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Does everyone over 50 have problems with urination flow?

Not at all: Most men with prostatic enlargement have problems urine flow, and % of men problems increases with age. However a number of lucky males can die in old age without experiencing significant impairment of urinary flow or incontinence. Many women experience stress urinary incontinence or urinary retention after menopause, especially the more children they have delivered. Again, only some. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Problems with urination?

Here are some...: Problems with urination denote a wide spectrum of voiding symptoms ranging from mild discomfort like burning -painful urination to poor urine flow to urinary retention to overflow urinary incontinence. For details, go to http://www. Formefirst. Com/TroublingVoiding-Men. Html. ...Read more

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My mum has the problem of urinating in her sleep for the past 20yrs. Earlier it used to happen rarely but nowadays its happening once in evry mnth...

My mum has the problem of urinating in her sleep for the past 20yrs. Earlier it used to happen rarely but nowadays its happening once in evry mnth...

Your question: She may have had a problem with bedwetting during childhood which can return in adult life. She should see her primary care doctor or a urologist. ...Read more

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How are you doctors? Am a 17 years old boy but I have a problem of urinating on bed. Am afraid because am growing up. Please help.

How are you doctors? Am a 17 years old boy but I have a problem of urinating on bed. Am afraid because am growing up. Please help.

Primary or secondary: Nocturnal enuresis (bedwetting) has many different causes and can be hereditary. Primary NE results from poor bladder control however sleep disorders, inadequate sleep, excessive caffeine intake, urinary tract disorders, as well as psychosocial issues can cause secondary NE. Treating the cause will help. If your parents had a similar problem you have a 70% chance. Time to see the doctor. ...Read more

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Sir I have pain in lower right back. .. no change in colour of urine. ..also no problem while urinating....is this pain is relating to kidney....

Sir I have pain in lower right back. .. no change in colour of urine. ..also no problem while urinating....is this pain is relating to kidney....

Pain: Pain in lower right back can be due to many things including kidney issues. What is your general health like? Do you smoke? Do you have a history of kidney issues? Consult with us to help you better. ...Read more

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For past three days I am experiencing a lot of left side back pain. But I don't have any problem in urinating. Why is it happening please suggest?

Left back pain: At your age (unless you are severely overweight) arthritis in very unlikely. If you are active with sports, muscles are more likely to cause pain. If the pain persists for more than 2 days, you should see a physician for proper evaluation. ...Read more

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Problems with urination after masturbation normal?

Problems with urination after masturbation normal?

No, usually none: Males may experience temporary mild discomfort with urination after vigorous or multiple repeat masturbation. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a problem on urinating after using finasteride 1 mg?

Is it normal to have a problem on urinating after using finasteride 1 mg?

Funasteride: Finasteride is not the cause of your urinary symptoms. See a a urologist for evaluation of voiding dysfunction. ...Read more

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My bladder hurts a little but I don't have problems to urinate. Do I need a urine culture sample?

My bladder hurts a little but I don't have problems to urinate. Do I need a urine culture sample?

Bladder issues: Sometimes a germ that is causing a problem has only 'mild' symptoms. If something is bothering u and is not getting better on it's own after a couple days, then I think indeed you need a doctor to investigate. The issue would be whether this progresses to something else. I'm thinking of organisms such as Chlamydia, Ureaplasma, Mycoplasma etc. These might not show up on a typical UA, but get the MD ...Read more

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I'm having problems with urinating afrer riding my bike for long periods. Am I doing permanent damage to my prostate?

I'm having problems with urinating afrer riding my bike for long periods. Am I doing permanent damage to my prostate?

? Urethral injury: Problems urinating after prolonged cycling include traumatic or friction urethritis which could develop into a urethral stricture. Sitting and moving on a hard bicycle saddle can also injure pudendal nerves and lead to erectile dysfunction. Suggest you either use a soft saddle, saddle cover or a "split" saddle which has a groove and avoids pressure on your urethra and nerves. Prostate is safe. ...Read more

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What could cause intermittent light blood with ejaculation, 4 months now, no worse. No problem with urination or sexual performance Healthy otherwis?

What could cause intermittent light blood with ejaculation, 4 months now, no worse. No problem with urination or sexual performance Healthy otherwis?

Here are some. ..: You got hematospermia-blood in semen, which has affected many men resulting in personal & professional annoyance, anxiety, & fear. Fortunately, decades-long professional experience confirms usually nothing is serious in almost 100% of men although it has been treated with empirical use of antibiotics under assumption of having infection with uncertain result. But for you, see Doc due to age of 70. ...Read more

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Are problems with urination related to having a ruptured disc?

Are problems with urination related to having a ruptured disc?

Bad Disc & Urination: The lower back (lumbar area) overlies the area where nerves that control bladder function run. Should a bulging disc or narrowed canal irritate these nerves then increase in urgency or frequency commonly occurs. It is possible to have the bladder respond in the reverse, with retention of urine. If you have known disc problems and experience worsening urinary issues, contact your spine doctor. ...Read more

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5yr old w/ significant vaginal adhesion, but no problem w/ urination, what dose of topical estrogen to start & does this need referral to pedi uro?

5yr old w/ significant vaginal adhesion, but no problem w/ urination, what dose of topical estrogen to start & does this need referral to pedi uro?

Labial adhesion: The labia minora sometimes stick together like the wet pages of a book. If gentile traction will not separate them, many practitioners prescribe Premarin (conjugated estrogens) cream. Twice daily application right at the line of adhesion with a q-tip will often soften the adhesion within a few days to 2 wks. Sometimes a little at a time can be opened. I work from the top down. I haven't sent one to uro in >3 decades. ...Read more

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Problems with urination on dirty stools?

Problems with urination on dirty stools?

Flush first.: If you're finding difficulty peeing on dirty stools, flush first...Seriously though what does this mean? Your question is too incomplete to know what you mean. ...Read more

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Can a hernia near your groin cause problems with urination?

Maybe: A groin or inguinal hernia could cause some local pressure sensation or a feeling that you would need to urinate more frequently. If the hernia is large, rarely the urinary bladder could partially be in the hernia. Most likely it could just be a local sensation of mild irritation from the hernia. ...Read more

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Hello doctor, this is daniel here, I have problem while urinating, burning sensation while urinating, not every time, may be once for 2 days.

Hello doctor, this is daniel here, I have problem while urinating, burning sensation while urinating, not every time, may be once for 2 days.

See your doctor for: A urine test. That's the only way to confirm a urine infection. In the meantime drink lots of water with cranberry juice.You mentioned about recurring urine infection. Consider seeing a urologist for cystoscopy, ct urogram and get checked for kidney stone, prostatitis, urethritis and std. Take care! Http://www. Patient. Co.Uk/doctor/recurrent-urinary-tract-infection. ...Read more

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Difficult Urination (Definition)

Difficult urination could be defined as the urine can not flow out comfortably with steady good urine flow and feeling bladder emptying; if so, go to be evaluated as suggested in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html & in ...Read more


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