Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
200 Doctors are Online

Full bladder but am unable to initiate urination.

I find myself with a full bladder but am unable to urinate....over time small dribbles will come out with a lot of straining, but i cant empty it enough to reduce the uncomfortable full feeling. have been feeling this for 2-3 hours. What is this, will it go away by itself, and/or, What should i do? Am a 20 year old female in Australia.
Asked On : Thu, 28 Jan 2010
Answers:  1 Views:  1453
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Medical Topics
  Anonymous's Response

This could be due to decreased water intake, dehydration or cases wherein the urethra becomes constricted unable to pass urine with ease. Also if the bladder muscle is weakened, then that also causes difficulty in passing urine due to poor bladder tone.

Answered: Thu, 28 Jan 2010
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor