Frequent or urgent urination

Alternative Names

Urgent urination; Urinary frequency or urgency

Definition of Frequent or urgent urination

Frequent urination means needing to urinate more often than usual. Urgent urination is a sudden, compelling urge to urinate, along with discomfort in your bladder.

Review

David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc., and Scott Miller, MD, Urologist in private practice in Atlanta, Georgia. – 6/17/2010

Female urinary tract
Male urinary tract

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