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Dr. Bruce Frantz
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Urinary Dribbling (Overview)

Urinary dribbling is usually referred to the annoying dribbling out some urine after zipping in the penis, which results from aging-related muscle weakness around the bulbous urethra and reflects the tightness of penile suspensory ligament, but can be helped with urethral milking by stroking urethra from area behind the sac toward the end of urethra for 2-4 times until not more urine dribbles out.


Dr. Bruce Frantz
28 doctors shared insights

Urinary Dribbling (Overview)

Urinary dribbling is usually referred to the annoying dribbling out some urine after zipping in the penis, which results from aging-related muscle weakness around the bulbous urethra and reflects the tightness of penile suspensory ligament, but can be helped with urethral milking by stroking urethra from area behind the sac toward the end of urethra for 2-4 times until not more urine dribbles out.


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What can I do to stop urinary dribbling?

What can I do to stop urinary dribbling?

Depends: Dribbling is a sign of urinary obstruction. Most likely this is due to enlargement of the prostate. There could be other causes, however. This will depend on your age, usually. Older men have larger prostates and thus more obstruction. Infections can cause this. Urethral problems can cause this. Bladder pathology could cause this. I would recommend you see your pcp or urologist & get exam. ...Read more

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Living with Urinary Incontinence (Checklist)

Find a good urologist for proper evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment
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Find out the type and cause of your UI and educate yourself
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Manage your intake of fluids: neither too much nor too little
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Watch what you drink: avoid caffeine and alcohol. Stop smoking
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What can I do to stop urinary dribbling?

Depends: Dribbling is a sign of urinary obstruction. Most likely this is due to enlargement of the prostate. There could be other causes, however. This will depend on your age, usually. Older men have larger prostates and thus more obstruction. Infections can cause this. Urethral problems can cause this. Bladder pathology could cause this. I would recommend you see your pcp or urologist & get exam. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Urinary dribbling?

What is the definition or description of: Urinary dribbling?

Postvoid dribbling?: Urinary dribbling is usually referred to the annoying dribbling out some urine after zipping in the penis, which results from aging-related muscle weakness around the bulbous urethra and reflects the tightness of penile suspensory ligament, but can be helped with urethral milking by stroking urethra from area behind the sac toward the end of urethra for 2-4 times until not more urine dribbles out. ...Read more

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Is urinary dribbling serious in a young girl or is it something that will go away as she matures?

Is urinary dribbling serious in a young girl or is it something that will go away as she matures?

Urinary "dribbling": I would ask first what you mean by urinary "dribbling". Does she have wetness in her panties that could be just due to poor wiping. Does she hold her urine until the last second and then have some overflow as she tries to make it to the bathroom? Because "dribbling" as I would define it is not normal in a prepubertal girl. Also need to check for UTI, chronic constipation and other possible causes. ...Read more

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Is urinary dribbling related to or the result of a yeast infection?

Is urinary dribbling related to or the result of a yeast infection?

Here are some ...: Here is the first thing anyone can do - leaning forward to pee, and gently soaking the genital area with soft tissue after each peeing - which will help keep there area dry and clean so leading to less yeast infection. Besides, see urologist to check out if some vaginal tissue may deflect urine flow causing urine running into vagina for postvoid dribbling as needed. ...Read more

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What is dribbling definition in medical?

Dribbling: Dribbling of saliva means that drops of saliva are spilling or dropping from the mouth. Dribbling of urine occurs when it flows in drops or even a thin, light stream. ...Read more

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What can lead to urine dribbling?

What can lead to urine dribbling?

Many causes. : There is a difference between dribbling and incontinence. Post-void dribbling is a common condition where residual urine in the urethra leaks out after voiding. This can occur in healthy, fully continent men. In women, this is rare and more likely incontinence. There are many causes & types of urinary incontinence, and treatment will depend on the cause. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Urinary (Definition)

Any subject, be it anatomy, physiology, or object pertaining to urine. For example: urinary tract (anatomy), urinary catheter (object), ...Read more