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1

Frequency

voiding @ shorter intervals wo an increase in daily urinary output

2

Urgency

Sudden, forceful urge to urinate

3

Hesitancy

A delay in starting a stream of urine; usually involves a decrease in force of urine stream

4

Dysuria

Voiding that is painful or difficult

5

Oliguria

Scant amount of urine (100-500 mL / 24 hours)

6

Anuria

<100 mL / 24 hours

7

Polyuria

Freq voids

8

Enuresis

No control of bladder beyond age 6

9

Urinary incontinence

loss of ability to control

10

Urinary retention

Inability to pass all or part of urine in bladder

11

Urinary retention caused by which meds

Antihypertensive, Antidepressant, , Antihistamine, Antiparkinson, Opioids

12

Neurogenic bladder

impaired neurologic functioning that interferes w/ normal urinary functioning