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Nocturia: Introduction

Nocturia: This is when there is excessive urination at night. See detailed information below for a list of 33 causes of Nocturia, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Nocturia:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Nocturia. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Nocturia

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Causes of Types of Nocturia:

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Nocturia: Symptom Checker

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Nocturia Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Nocturia may include:

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Stories from Users for Nocturia

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Medications or substances causing Nocturia:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Nocturia as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Nocturia: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Nocturia may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Nocturia

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Nocturia: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Nocturia

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor, more »

RLS sleep disorder causing night-time leg sensations often misdiagnosed: A common but relatively unknown sleep-related disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is often misdiagnosed. The more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder more »

Nocturia: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Nocturia: Related Rare Diseases

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Nocturia: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Nocturia:

Excessive urination at night; especially common in older men
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Nocturia

The list below shows some of the causes of Nocturia mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Nocturia?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Nocturia. Of the 33 causes of Nocturia that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 3 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 5 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 32 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Nocturia:

The following list of conditions have 'Nocturia' 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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Causes of Nocturia Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Nocturia based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Nocturia:

    Medical Conditions associated with Nocturia:

    Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Sleep symptoms (1476 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Sleeping problems (873 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), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes)

    Symptoms related to Nocturia:

    Urinary dribbling (30 causes), Excessive urination (250 causes), Urine retention (198 causes), Diabetes mellitus (66 causes), Congestive heart failure (140 causes), Diuretic use, Cystitis, Obstructive sleep apnoea, Benign prostatic hyperplasia, Urinary incontinence (289 causes), Diabetes insipidus (40 causes), Hypercalcemic nephropathy, Prostatic cancer, Acute pyelonephritis

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