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Night urination is called nocturia. There are many possible causes, ranging from simple issues to severe medical disorders, so seek prompt professional medical advice. The reason for night urination needs to be determined, with some possibilities including excessive urination (need to urinate too much fluid), frequent urination (too many visits to the bathroom for various reasons), urinary urgency (need to urinate sometimes without much result), or reduced urine....more »
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Night urination.
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Night urination. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
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The list below shows some of the causes of Night urination mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Night urination. Of the 27 causes of Night urination that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Night urination' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Night urination based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Night urination, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Medical Conditions associated with Night urination:
Urinary incontinence (289 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Incontinence (359 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Urinary system symptoms (1228 causes), Urination symptoms (1228 causes), Nocturnal symptoms (698 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Incontinence symptoms (331 causes)
Symptoms related to Night urination:
Urinary dribbling (30 causes), Urine retention (198 causes), Excessive urination (250 causes), Drinking fluids at bedtime, Enlarged prostate, Benign prostate hypertrophy (1 cause), Prostate cancer, Prostate disorders (8 causes), Bladder disorder, Irritable bladder, Certain drugs
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