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absence of urine

anuria

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urinating during the night

nocturia

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urine left in the bladder after urination

residual urine

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urine retained in the bladder after voiding

urinary retention

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pH of urine

5.5-7

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decreased amount of urine output

oliguria

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excessive urination

polyuria

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types of urine specimen collections?

- midstream
- 24 hour
- strained

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ketones in the urine

ketonuria

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glucose in the urine

glycosuria

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protein in the urine

proteinuria

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blood in the urine

hematuria

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pus in the urine

pyuria

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inflammation of the bladder

cystitis

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painful urination

dysuria

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pus in urine

pyuria

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narrowing, usually of a tube or opening

stricture

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involuntary loss of urine in response to a strong sensation of need to empty the bladder

urge incontinence

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frequency and urgency but urge may or may not be present

overactive bladder

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poor contractility of the detrusor muscle of the bladder and obstruction of the urethra

overflow incontinence

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caused by cognitive inability to recognize the urge to urinate, extreme depression, or dementia, inability to reach the bathroom

functional incontinence

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caused by disorders of the neurologic system such as multiple sclerosis, spinal cord injury or stroke

reflex incontinence