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Reduced urine

Reduced urine: Introduction

Reduced urine: Reduced volume or strength of urine output. See detailed information below for a list of 175 causes of Reduced urine, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Reduced urine

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Causes of Types of Reduced urine:

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Reduced urine Treatments

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Stories from Users for Reduced urine

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Message Boards for Reduced urine

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Diagnostic tests for Reduced urine:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Reduced urine. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Blood pressure. If there is high blood pressure and reduced or lack of urine should consider acute or chronic glomerulonephritis, polycystic kidneys, acute tubular necrosis or dissecting aneurysm. If there is low blood pressure should consider dehydration, blood loss, an acute abdomen and other causes of shock
    • Cardiovascular examination looking for signs of an enlarged heart which may suggest congestive heart failure
    • Abdominal examination feeling for enlarged kidneys. Bilaterally enlarged kidneys would suggest bilateral hydronephrosis or polycystic kidneys. Unilateral enlarged kidneys is not usually associated with reduced or lack of urine
    • Examine for enlargement of the bladder. Enlargement of the bladder may suggest bladder neck obstruction (due to benign enlargement of the prostate, prostate cancer or urethral stricture)
    • Pelvic examination for pelvic mass which may be obstructing the ureter
    • Per rectal examination to determine the size and consistency of the prostate
  • more tests...»

Medications or substances causing Reduced urine:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Reduced urine 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.

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Reduced urine

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Reduced urine. 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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Reduced urine: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Reduced urine

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 or other causes of pelvic pain. This condition more »

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Reduced urine: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Organs affected by Reduced urine:

The list of organs typically affected by Reduced urine may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Reduced urine

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How Common are these Causes of Reduced urine?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Reduced urine. Of the 175 causes of Reduced urine that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 2 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 8 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 163 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Reduced urine:

The following list of conditions have 'Reduced urine' 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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Conditions listing medical complications: Reduced urine:

The following list of medical conditions have Reduced urine or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. 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 Reduced urine Based on Risk Factors

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

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Reduced urine?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Reduced urine, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Reduced urine:

    Subtypes of Reduced urine:

    Lack of urine (210 causes), Weak urination (170 causes), Interrupted urine flow (25 causes), Urinary hesitancy (40 causes), Infrequent urination (5 causes), Urinary dribbling (30 causes), Urethral obstruction (14 causes), Inability to urinate (25 causes)

    Medical Conditions associated with Reduced urine:

    Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Weak urination (170 causes), Lack of urine (210 causes), Urine retention (198 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Urination symptoms (1228 causes), Urinary system symptoms (1228 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes)

    Symptoms related to Reduced urine:

    Urine symptoms (630 causes), Urine retention (198 causes), Urinary dribbling (30 causes), Oliguria (110 causes), Nephrotic syndrome, Dehydration (284 causes), Hypovolemic shock, Excessive diarrhoea, Acute renal failure (156 causes)

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