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Weeks Pregnant Pressure On Bladder
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
Possible fibroids: If you are feeling bulk symptoms or feelings of pressure on your bladder and your cervix, this could be a indication that your uterus has fibroids or is growing in a way that is causing a feeling of pressure in your pelvis. See a Gynecologist for an exam, or possibly an ultrasound ...Read more
Ask your OB and gen: Suregon, depends what you have if it is gallstones depends how bad it is and what your pain is and if your duct is totally blocked or not, often times they can do diet management, but sometimes u need surgery or you early delivery and then surgery but you should have already discussed this with your OB and the surgeon who is treating your gall baldder problem. ...Read more
Evaluation: "Bladder pain" of pregnancy warrants evaluation. Absent signs of infection, concern arises for pain generation from the symphysis pubis joint at the mid-anterior pelvic girdle ring, which can be torqued by loose pelvic girdle sacroiliac joints; secondary to hormone Relaxin, which is secreted during pregnancy & softens joint ligaments. See comments: ...Read more
Get UA C;S: Get a urinalysis with a reflex to culture including sensitivities. That way, your specific infectious cause will be diagnosed and the proper antibiotic that should be used to treat it can be determined with the sensitivity testing. Assure your partner is treated too for any infections they may be giving you, etc. Best wishes to you. ...Read more
Yes: Call your OB to let on-call know you are having pain / difficulties and are on your way in to l;d for check (may be done by pa/np/midwife initially). ...Read more
If I have infection on my prostate or bladder will it hurt like pressure? Is ther pain what may be the symptoms?
Bladder/Prostate: A bladder infection often presents with pain or a burning sensation on urination; a prostate infection may be painful on stimulation, but often the symptoms overlap. I would definitely seek an appointment with a urologist to have it evaluated - the longer you wait, the better the chance of a more serious complication. ...Read more
My girlfriend is having pelvic pains and she says it feels like a pressure on her bladder what should she do about that?
I feel pressure in my vaginal area and trouble emptying my bladder I'm 51 years old could this have any thing to do with menapous
I have a constant pressure on my bladder I have had all sorts of tests to rule out possibilities and it is not a UTI what could it be?
Unclear, but: If all bladder eval is normal, I would think of unusual things like endometriosis if you are a female or uterine fibroid. Also, an empiric trial of Azithromycin is worth doing due to poss atypical infection like chlamydia and ureaplasma whether a man or woman especially if sexually active. An eval by gyn is advisable if female. I forwarded your question to urology for input and suggestions too. ...Read more
Since my 1st pregnancy at 16, I've had problems with controlling my bladder. I'm now 22 and its worse. No exercises have helped, what can I do?
Talk to your OBGYN: Delivery can injure or stretch pelvic muscles/nerves. Do u lose urine just when you cough or sneeze or do you have control trouble all the time? Pay attention to this and they will help your ob/gyn determine the type of bladder issue that may be present as there are different treatment types, either medicines or surgery. Surgery is typically done after you're finished childbearing. Talk to your obg. ...Read more
Bladder pressure... can come after waiting 5 min to use toilet &then pain can cont 4 few days, no UTI ultrasnd clear bladder emptying prop what can b?
Here are some. ..: The available info doesn't suffice for adequate answering your Q. But, something can be done to address your concern through a comprehensive evaluation by analyzing the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of the symptoms and their related Sx + physicals + possible tests as needed so to deduce possible Dx for proposing reasonable Rx. So, see, ask, & work with Doc timely. Best.. ...Read more
I can't control my bladder while sleep. It's worse since I'm pregnant. I have a accident almost every night since I'm pregnant. Is there anything I can do?
Pregnancy & bladder: While pregnant, there is increased pressure on ur bladder. This often results in frequency (needing to go a lot) & "accidents", like leakage when coughing or laughing. U can wear a pad during the day. Empty ur bladder at night before going to sleep. avoid caffeine. call ur ob &let her know of ur symptoms - it is prudent to b evaluated for UTI or other contributing medical problem. ...Read more
Here are some. ..: "Bladder pressure" needs more info to identify what is the culprit of such feeling. How? Not that difficult. So, collect & bring the detailed info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, progress, & resolution of the symptom & its potentially related symptoms such as any lower backache, any foods indigestion, any GI-symptoms, any genital symptoms, etc. Over time to Doc for analysis... ...Read more
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Unrelated: Those symptoms are not likely to be related in any way. You have 2 separate issues. The cornerstone of treatment is an accurate diagnosis. You need both symptoms evaluated. ...Read more
I have extreme pressure in my bladder area... So bad I can't cough otherwise it feels like its going to exolode... What can this be from?
I am having pressure on my right side by ribs. Some days it is good and some days it is worse. No pain just alotmof pressure. No fall bladder?
"i am 33 yrs and my urine flow in the mornings are slower compared to day time where my flow is normal. I feel abit of pressure in bladder on and off?
Slow urine flow: You're a little young for benign prostatic hypertrophy (swollen prostate), and you would be really young for bladder or prostate cancer. Nevertheless, I would get thee to a physician for a digital rectal exam, a psa blood test, and, if necessary, a cystoscope of the bladder to see what gives. This is abnormal for a 33 year old. Good luck! ...Read more
Inability to void?: Many things can cause each of these non-specific symptoms, but the inability to void, or empty the bladder, can cause all three together. This problem can result from a failure of the bladder to squeeze propery (neurogenic bladder, diabetes, nerve injury overdistension), or from an obstruction of the bladder outlet (prostate enlargement, urethral stricture). ...Read more
When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more