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Urinary System

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Diseases: Bladder Diseases | Kidney Diseases | Kidney Failure | Ureteral Diseases | Urethral Diseases | Urinary Tract Infections

Other Topics: General Urinary System | Diagnostic Procedures | Dialysis | Surgery | Kidney Transplantation | Urination Disorders


Urination Disorders

(Jump to: General Information | Bladder Control | Dysuria (Painful Urination) | Hematuria | Paruresis (Bashful Bladder) | Proteinuria | Urinary Incontinence | Urinary Retention | Urination Urgency and Frequency )

General Information
Urination Problems: Self-Care Flowchart:American Academy of Family Physicians
Managing Bladder Dysfunction:NIH Clinical Center [PDF]


Dysuria (Painful Urination)
Dysuria:American Academy of Family Physicians
Evaluation of Dysuria in Adults:American Academy of Family Physicians


Hematuria (Blood in the Urine)
Hematuria (Blood in the Urine):NIDDK
Blood in the Urine (Hematuria):UpToDate Patient Information


Paruresis (Bashful Bladder)
About Avoidant Paruresis:International Paruresis Association


Proteinuria (Protein in the Urine)
Proteinuria (Protein in the Urine):NIDDK
Proteinuria in Children:American Academy of Family Physicians
Protein in the Urine (Proteinuria):UpToDate Patient Information


Urinary Incontinence & Bladder Control
See Urinary Incontinence & Bladder Control


Urinary Retention
Urinary Retention:NIDDK


Urination Urgency and Frequency
See Urinary Incontinence & Bladder Control


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