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Frequent Urination

The urge to pass urine more than usual is called frequent urination. It can be a sign of an underlying medical condition and can interrupt the normal sleep cycle. Some of the possible causes include diabetes, urinary tract infection, prostate problems, anxiety, taking diuretics, bladder or kidney condition, and sexually transmitted disease.

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Does my symptoms and thin cervical mucus imply pregnancy?

Query: Hello doctor,I am 32 years and trying to conceive since last six months. My last period was a month before, and intercourse was 10 days after that for four days. I have been facing the following symptoms like frequent urination, dizziness, etc. However, there was clear milky white thin cervical mucu...  Read Full »


Dr. Sameer Kumar

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have gone through your query. You have been sexually active during your fertile period till the end of last month. Now, the presence of thickening of cervical mucus is a possible sign of conception but not conclusive. The earliest now, considering your anxiety, you...  Read Full »

I have a brownish period post-emergency pill. Am I pregnant?

Query: Hello doctor, I am a PCOS patient, I had sex right after my periods were over. I took an emergency contraceptive pill right after sex and also had protected sex. After 10 days I experienced bleeding which lasted for four to five days similar to the period with brownish color, now today I have to ...  Read Full »


Dr. Kanani Darshan Jayantilal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. As you have taken an emergency contraceptive pill and had protected sex, it is less likely that you are pregnant. However, emergency contraceptive pills are not 100 % effective in preventing pregnancy, so there is still a possibility of pregnancy. The bleeding that y...  Read Full »

I am having frequent urination. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor,I am having frequent urination and tests showed up pus cells 6 to 7. I am having this for three days. I am having a feeling of voiding it even if I just urinated like one minute ago only.  Read Full »


Dr. Mahmoud Ahmed Abdelrahman Abouibrahim

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Sorry to hear about your suffering. From what you mentioned, you have simple urinary tract infection. Symptoms of UTI are frequent urination, painful urination, and change in the color of urine. Treatment: Trimethoprim 200 mg tablet twice daily for five days (in case ...  Read Full »

I have abdominal pain and frequent urination. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I had fever two days ago. Then one day ago started frequent urination and I could not hold it every time it happened. And there was pain during urination. Then started pain in the stomach. Today the urination is not that much but I have severe pain in both sides of my abdomen. I am not...  Read Full »


Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. You can have kidney or bladder infection or it can be acute urinary tract infection. You get the following tests done: CBC (complete blood count). USG (ultrasound) abdomen and pelvis. Urine routine microscopic examination. As per these reports, the further man...  Read Full »

Why do I have urine urgency and pain after using a vibrator?

Query: Hi doctor, I have a sensitive question and need help. I used a vibrator for the first time yesterday (with penetration and at high speed) and have been experiencing discomfort since. One is the frequent need to pee even though I have just gone to the bathroom. Second is the feeling of something stuc...  Read Full »


Dr. Seikhoo Bishnui

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. This could most likely occur due to some mild infection in the urinary tract. Using a vibrator might have caused mild injury due to friction or contamination. For discomfort, I suggest you take OTC (over-the-counte...  Read Full »

My Pap smear revealed abnormal high-grade cells HPV positive. My right ovary was removed, and since then, it has hurt to have sex. What can this be?

Query: Hi doctor, Just last week, I got a pap smear and just got the results. Pap smear: Abnormal high-grade cells HPV positive. Last year around this time, it was the same thing. Five years ago, I had my right ovary removed and part of my left, and since then times it has hurt to have sex and have to use ...  Read Full »


Dr. Uzma Arqam

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your query. HPV (human papillomavirus) type 16, 18 is famous for causing cervical carcinoma. First, affecting the cervix by damaging its normal cells. Suppose a cervical smear comes positive for HPV with abnormal texture. In that case, it needs urgent foll...  Read Full »

I am experiencing pain and burning sensation during urination. What could be the cause?

Query: Hello doctor, I am feeling pain during urination, and I am passing more urine than usual as I am going to the washroom again and again. I feel a burning sensation in the vagina during urination, and I also see a little bit of bleeding during urination. I had intercourse with my partner last week and...  Read Full »


Dr. J. N. Naidu

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. It may be a urinary tract infection (UTI) or a sexually transmitted infection (STI). Get a microscopic urine examination for pus cells done and send the test results so that the problem can be evaluated properly and treatment can be suggested appropriately. Whether i...  Read Full »

My frequent urination problem with pain in the pelvis and testis persists even after the TLIF of L2 to L5. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I had lower back pain for two years, for which I underwent an MRI scan. The report showed prolapse in L2 to L4 region. Then I had a TLIF (transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion) from L2 to L5 spine surgery a month back. The surgery was successful. Before surgery, I had frequent urinati...  Read Full »


Dr. Vaibhav Vishal

Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Spine problem is one of the causes of urine frequency, and sometimes problems can persist even after surgery. I further wanted to know whether your urine problem is just due to the spine or any other issue that needs to be diagnosed. For that, I would suggest some te...  Read Full »

I frequently urinate nowadays, even after the urinary tract infection has been cleared. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am almost 50 years old. I am not diabetic. I had a very bad urinary tract infection. I took three antibiotics to finally clear it. Although I no longer have pain and the infection is gone, I feel the urge to urinate frequently. I feel the need to go constantly. However, there is no pain...  Read Full »


Dr. Samer Sameer Juma Ali Altawil

Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Prolonged infection can cause inflammation of the bladder, which might take longer to clear. I recommend you have an ultrasound scan for kidneys and bladder to check for any primary cause. I recommend you to repeat another culture after a week also. For frequency sympto...  Read Full »

I have poor bladder control and also suffering from frequent urination. What should I do?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been suffering from poor bladder control for the past few years. I have to go to the bathroom frequently, and if I do not get to the toilet in time, I might wet my pants a little. Most of the time, there is good stream urine. There is no pain, and I do not have to strain, but the...  Read Full »


Dr. Vaibhav Vishal

Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.Since you have a long history of frequent urination, we need to investigate the cause of the problem. Your bladder is contracting more than usual; hence you have increased frequency; this is called overactive bladder. The most common causes for this problem are bladder i...  Read Full »

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