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Urinary Symptoms and Problems

Also known as Bedwetting, Bladder Problems, Nocturia, Proteinuria, Retention of Urine

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  • Supra Pubic Cateter

    Hi, I’m looking for some advice on a supra pubic catheter. I have a spinal injury 5 years ago and following surgery they damaged the secral nerve and I have a atonic bladder, I have been self catherterising since. Considering I was 34 at the time I felt I managed this fairly well, but even though I kept...

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  • Overactive bladder

    I've had an overactive bladder for years, along with a prolapse bladder. I've tried everything.....meds, biofeedback, etc, etc. Had my urethra stretched a few years ago and this helped for a while. Just had a 12 week PTNS treatment and I was doing pretty well. After the 12 weeks Dr put...

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  • Painful Burning Sensation In Urethra - No Uti Or Std - Female

    I am a 21 year old female in the UK, and I have been suffering with a painful burning sensation which I believe to be coming from my urethra since September 2014. The pain comes and goes throughout the day, and it will be at its most intense after having urinated, and after sex. At its worst I struggle...

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  • burning in the urethra

    HI I have been using an intermittent catheter 4/5 times daily for the past 25 years without to much grief apart from the usual UTI's  In the past 6 months I have been unable to pee before I use the catheter as I normally would to clear the urethra of any bacteria. and when I pass my catheter...

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  • Mr Randal

    I had gl surgery to be able to pee I pee twice a weak stream since than I unplug my catheter in my stomach is this normal my surgery was two weeks ago

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  • Could i have a overactive bladder?

    For a while now ive had a weak bladder, ive been getting up 3 or 4 times a night for a pee, i always need toilet when im out and sometimes i try and get to the toilet quickly and actually pee myself a little before i get there, was wondering if anyone have had this problem??.

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  • Constant urge to pee

    I pretty much constantly feel pressure and like I have to pee. If I hold it in a long time the urge is stronger but as soon as I go, the urge starts creeping up again. No burning. Seemingly no discoloration or smell, I've had this problem before which lasted maybe a year and then it gradually faded?...

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  • Acute Urinary Retention

    Hello, I had an accident where I fell backwards from a height of 6 feet, I landed on my right side/bottom/right wrist, I was taken to hospital with a broken wrist, lower back pain, neck pain, Mri showed nothing wrong with my spine, I had acute urinary retention and was catheterized, No one seems...

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  • Blood in urine but no infection and health anxiety

    A couple of years ago, I was treated for what I thought was a urine infection.  However, no bacteria were ever found in the urine samples although there were traces of blood and leukocytes.  This went on for a few months.  The only thing that seemed to help was nitrofurantoin which I had...

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  • Constant urge to wee

    Hi, I'm 22 and I have always had trouble with urinary infections, last year I got a very bad urinary infection was treated with antibiotics but it never really went completely away. I had a faint sensation of needing to pee all the time for about 6 months and it suddenly faded one day. I went 6 months...

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  • feeling helpless!

    i really hope someone has a similar situation to myself, i feel so lost and helpless.  i am a 26 year old female, with constant urges to go to the toilet all the time, especially at night in bed. it wakes me up and when i go hardly anything comes out. this began around two years ago in australia....

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  • Supra Pubic Cateter

    Hi, I’m looking for some advice on a supra pubic catheter. I have a spinal injury 5 years ago and following surgery they damaged the secral nerve and I have a atonic bladder, I have been self catherterising since. Considering I was 34 at the time I felt I managed this fairly well, but even though I kept...

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  • Bladder infection/irritation after intercourse

    Hey everybody.  So me and my girlfriend recently started having sex. It was her first time, not mine.  The first 2 times, she didn't have any issues. We didn't overdo it, left a few days in between (I was on vacation) and there were no problems.  Afterwards however, she started...

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  • Fibroids causing bladder pressure?

    I've had pressure on my bladder for years now. I've been through all of the urological tests and they are always normal. A scan revealed large fibroids that made my uterus = to an 18-week pregnancy. One doctor said a fibroid was causing my urethra to kink, which led to urinary retention. I had...

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  • Urology

    My granddaughter age 8 has passed blood in urine but more alarming also a whole cupful of blood. blood tests and urine tests both clear can anyone share anything helpful please

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  • frequent urination. for 2 years!

    Okay this is a long story so will try keep as precise and brief as possible, this whole thing started about 2 years ago , i started noticing that i am going to the toilet far too often , after a week or two i decided to go to the doctors, the doctor immediately prescribed a antibiotic for a bladder infection...

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  • Botox for overactive bladder

    Can anyone tell me if they have had botox for an overactive bladder, as I have been given this option and I would like to know if it was effective  

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  • Supra pubic catheter PLEASE HELP ME

    I Have had a sp catheter for nearly 3 years. Infection after infection... constant sediment which looks like white long worms but recently I have been seeing huge and I mean huge amounts of puss in my catheter tube (leading to my bag) it is blocking up my catheter and it's worrying me. Looks as if...

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  • Severe Urine Burning and Pain

    I'm a female and having severe urine burning n pain since I got married 2 year ago . Actually I had this problem before marriage  but that time burning was bearable n no pain although after marriage it reached at peak  level .i took lot of medicines,  Doctors advice , urine test, ultrasound,blood...

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  • Bladder issues for last 7 years, can anybody help me please?

    Hi all, i have been suffering with bladder problems for the last 7 years.  I have had all the relevant test and ops a lady can have to help this but nothing!! I can relate to you people on how this affects your every day life, its horrible and sometimes i think why??? I still suffer with the burning...

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  • Very hard time seeing both myself & boyfriend

    So for a couple weeks we've both been having a very hard time peeing. Theres no burning that i noticed, none of the UTI Symptoms I think. There's no way we both got a UTI at the same time is there, can you give them to someone else? Or is this some kind of STD?? I've been with him since...

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  • Burning Bladder but not when peeing.

    Hi all, I have been on the Prostate forum for a couple of months as i have an enlarged Prostate and people there have been fantastically helpful . Last week though i developed what i thought was a UTI that i got a very severe burning where the bladder is.Got so bad had to seek medical advice and say...

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  • Continuous peeing

    I'm a female and I've been noticing something new that happens when I pee. When I use the bathroom and completely finish emptying my bladder, I stand up and feel a little line of pee coming and it does. Never fails, happens every time I go. I have no pains and sudden urge to pee...non of that....

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  • Blood in Urine aged 62

    Hi I am 62 year old woman and went for a well- woman check recently. Everything went fine until the nurse tested my water sample and detected non-visible blood and protein.  Samples have been sent off for lab analysis. I have no other symtoms of concern.  I am very worried about this as I have...

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  • Should I be weeing more?

    I currently have reduced function in my right kidney. Nothing was looked into as such. It was just noted on file , I had sepsis last year & finally when I was home I had awful pain but left it and it went away. I'm not one to fuss as id just had a rough time of it I have always had frequent...

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  • catheter keeps falling out

    My foley catheter was changed on Friday , and the new cath fell out soon after nurse had left , she came back and re done it   fell out . Gave bladder a rest and on sat they tried again , it is going in but no urine is present right away   when I need the loo some bypasses and some in the bag...

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  • bladder trabeculation

    Hi, I am 37 y old male. Have been having pelvic pain (on/off) and at times weak urine flow since last 6 months. Had Cysto done and the doc said i have mild bladder trabeculation. No apparant strictures etc. Any one had this before ? I have read up on it and do understand what trabeculation is but wanted...

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  • UTI? Yeast Infection? Or something else? Burning urethra

    Hi everyone. I'm a 29 year old female. I've had one UTI in my life that I can remember and that's when I was a kid. I've had a handful of mild YIs that have been easily treated. For the past four days I've been having some abnormal symptoms.  Since June I've been dealing...

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  • Day 4 of cipro for very mild uti but no change in symptoms

    I have had 3 uti in my life, maybe once every couple years.  I woke up with the weird urge to pee and then immediately felt like I needed to go again and nothing came out.  Felt like the beginning of a UTI so I went into the urgent care clinic.  They didn't do a culture but just a...

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  • Scared....Blood in urine

    I am frightened. I went to pee the other day it was the color of maple syrup. I saw my dr. and she gave me a urine test. It was loaded with blood, no bacteria. She sent it for a culture. It came back negative for infection. I was having pain in my urethra so I went to hosptial. They did blood work, another...

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  • Pain and discomfort, can no longer hold a wee in?

    I'm 23 and for the past 3 or 4 months, I have lost the ability to hold on to my bladder. I never wet myself, I just have to go instantly otherwise I'm in a lot of pain. At nighttime, I have to go the toilet sometimes up to ten times (for a wee) so that I feel empty and can settle for sleep....

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  • Early morning brown urine

    For the past one week i have been passing light brown on tea coloured urine early in morning just after getting up or may be I get up due to urgent to urinate....I thought it was concentrated urine n drank lot of water and then the colour disappeared...but when ever I forget to drink water for even one...

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  • Peeing self

    Okay, these past few months I've been feeling a sudden urge to go to the toilet. I put this down to urinary incontinence, and it wasn't as big of a deal. The other evening I stood up and wet myself! It was so embarrassing, and I couldn't even feel it happening. I'm wondering what could...

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  • Supra Pubic Catherter

    Hi all,  I am hoping someone can put me at ease or give some idea of what's happening if normal or I should go back to surgeons. I had a spinal injury in 2010 that required me to have a spinal fusion of L3/4/5 and S1.  When I had the surgery sadly the surgery caused damage to the secral...

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  • Mona Lisa touch

    Had this done and for last three weeks burning again in urethra.  Went to see my regular uri not the one that did the treatments.  She said the other doc didn't do a good job.  I should be pink down there not pale.  She said I have atrophic vaginitis.  Seeing a specialist...

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