Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
nocturia
What is nocturia and what are the causes?
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
Avatar universal
Hi there,
Nocturia is the need to get up in the night for urination. It is common in pregnant women and in the elderly. Nocturia can be caused by three mechanisms. Problems of fluid balance, by neurological diseases affecting bladder control and by disorders of the lower urinary tract and benign prostatic enlargement in males.Cystitis, diabetes mellitus, CHF are few common causes of nocturia.A clinical examination and investigations to rule out above mentioned causes is necessary for appropriate management. Treatment will depend on the cause. Keep me updated.
Best wishes and regards!
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
Avatar universal
Blank
alirezaborhani joined this community
Welcome them!
Jul 28
363281 tn?1353103243
Blank
SassyLassie commented on I had no idea there w...
Jul 23
Avatar universal
Blank
silvsx commented on I had no idea there w...
Jul 23
Blank
Weight Tracker
Track your weight over time
Start Tracking Now
Top Healthy Living Answerers
Nutrition Community Resources