What causes micturition syncope?

Here are some ... Such event are quite individually unique although its exact mechanism remains unclear, but vasovagal reflex has been elucidated and believed to be the cause. In other words, such person has some personal dysfunction in autonomic nerve system. To prevent possible accident of fall-down from such, try sit to void and stand up slowly with holding on to something. More? Ask Doc timely. Best wish...

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Why did I have micturition syncope?

See below. Voiding is a vagal maneuver. If your heart rate is low or blood pressure is low or you are elderly you are at risk of fainting usually incombination as noted above. Read more...

How common is micturition syncope in healthy 35 year old males?

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...