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I urinate a lot at night, as a man, what could this be?

I urinate a lot at night, as a man, what could this be?

It depends: The symptom of urinating a lot at night is called nocturia, which could be a symptom of different conditions including: high blood sugar or diabetes, an enlarged prostate, or drinking too much fluids before bedtime. It is always best to see your primary care doctor for further evaluation of this symptom. ...Read more

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Urine (Definition)

Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more


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Can pooping a lot be a sign of periods?

Can pooping a lot be a sign of periods?

It is not a : Diagnostic sign but many women do develop more frequent, loose stools in response to prostaglandins during their period. ...Read more

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What is a bartholomew cycst and can you get this from a man sleeping with a man than a woman.

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What is a bartholomew cycst and can you get this from a man sleeping with a man than a woman.

Bartholomew cyst: Caused by blockage of the ducts from the bartholomew glands. Although not sexually transmitted, it can result from infections such as gonorrhea. ...Read more

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Getting a pain in a persons heart like a poke. What is this a symptom of?

Getting a pain in a persons heart like a poke. What is this a symptom of?

Chest pain : Heart poke vs chest pain? Heart poke could be just a extra beat. Things like premature atrial or ventricular contraction. Typical angina/ heart disease chest pain is a pressure CP sometimes irradiating to left arm worsening with activities. Usually associated with risk factors like hypertension, diabetes, smoking, obesity etc. If you are worry seek medical attention for stress test/ekg asap. ...Read more

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I am a smoker for may years.I spit up a little blood in a tissue a couple of times. Is this serious?

I am a smoker for may years.I spit up a little blood in a tissue a couple of times. Is this serious?

Maybe: Any smoker that coughs up blood deserves an evaluation. It may not be serious, but smoking greatly increases the chance of many cancers. Please strongly consider quitting! ...Read more

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What can cause a person to have a headache for a week in a half?

What can cause a person to have a headache for a week in a half?

Many causes: Persistent headache for 10 days can be due many reasons. It can be as simple as tension type headache or more serious conditions. Only a good history and exam can determine the cause and recommend management . ...Read more

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I'm going through a lot of emotional trauma for a lot of reasons. What is the best suggestion? I might have a breakdown..

I'm going through a lot of emotional trauma for a lot of reasons. What is the best suggestion? I might have a breakdown..

Counseling: Having someone to talk to about your problems, especially if they are objective and in a position to offer coping strategies, if almost always of benefit for people under stress. ...Read more

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Is a dry orgasm in a man always a sign of some sort of problem or can it happen to a man who has no physical problems?

Is a dry orgasm in a man always a sign of some sort of problem or can it happen to a man who has no physical problems?

Age, surgery, meds: This doesn't always mean that there is a problem. Older age, surgery on or around the prostate, and medications can cause this to happen. If none of these are present, or if this is bothersome to either of you, see a urologist to have it checked. ...Read more

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What could be a medically reason for a spot of light blood that came from a penis?

What could be a medically reason for a spot of light blood that came from a penis?

Blood: a kidney stone, an infection, trauma, medication, or even possible cancer. Go get a urine analysis. It may look like blood but sometimes it is not even blood, a U/A is quite inexpensive. ...Read more

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What could a small head be a sign of in a newborn?

What could a small head be a sign of in a newborn?

See below: This can be very normal. Big heads and little heads tend to run in families. What is important is the growth velocity with time. You want the head to grow at a steady rate. ...Read more

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Is pooping a lot a sign of pregnancy?

Is pooping a lot a sign of pregnancy?

No: Symptoms of early pregnancy include breast tenderness or fullness, nausea and or vomiting, fatigue, needing to urinate frequently. Pooping a lot doesn't typically occur in a normal pregnancy, and if there is severe cramping or persistent, ask your doctor to help figure out why. ...Read more

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Is pooping a lot a sign of pregnancy?

Is pooping a lot a sign of pregnancy?

It's not diagnostic : For pregnancy. If you have missed your period, please take a home pregnancy test. ...Read more

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I been burping a lot can that be a sign of pregnancy?

I been burping a lot can that be a sign of pregnancy?

That is common early: In pregnancy but is not diagnostic. Take a home pregnancy test if you have missed a period. ...Read more

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If I have a thigh rash, is this a symptom of cancer?

If I have a thigh rash, is this a symptom of cancer?

Unlikely: Skin rashes are usually due to infection or due to alergy. You need to go see a doctor who can examine you and treat you fpor this probelm which might be a yeast infection. ...Read more

Male (Definition)

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Polyuria (Definition)

Polyuria = passing 2.5 more liters of urine per ...Read more