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Frequent urination while in AC - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi AAAAAAA
User :   Hi doctor !!
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   doctoe..let me tell about myself first..
Doctor :   ok..
Doctor :   r u thr?
User :   ya
User :   Iam workin in a S/W concern.
User :   In a Aircondotioned atmospkere..
Doctor :   do you have any medical problem/ query?
User :   having queries?
User :   Doctor,Is it normal to pass urine at the one hour or two hour intervals
Doctor :   it will depend on a few factors- your fluid intake is one
Doctor :   as you are you are working in an Ac environment
User :   yup
Doctor :   you will pass urine more frequently- like what happens in winter
User :   does it leads to any problems,related to kidney?
Doctor :   that is because you will not be sweating
User :   yaaa
Doctor :   How old are you?
User :   22
Doctor :   do you have any burning sensation while passing urine/ any pain or discomfort?
User :   nothin
Doctor :   Do you drink a lot of coffee/ tea frequently?
User :   I sensed it,if i am didnt pass it for 4 or 5 hrs
User :   once or twice a day
Doctor :   Do you keep drinking any other fluids- at regular intervals?
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   Passing urine every hour is a bit too often- what exactly happens- do you feel the urge to go- or are not able to control at all?
User :   no doc..I can able to control it
Doctor :   Ok- about your question- if it affects your kidneys- your kidneys work continuously at different rates- depending on what work you are doing
User :   ok....
Doctor :   if you are exercising then more blood flows through he kidneys to excrete the byproducts- and it is less when you are sleeping
User :   I cccc
Doctor :   how long have you been having this problem of frequent urination?
User :   If,am in the AC environment..
User :   not @ all times
Doctor :   Ok-
Doctor :   Do you have any other health problems?
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   from what you have told me there does not appear to be any cause for worry,
User :   ok...
Doctor :   Just avoid drinking coffee. tea when you are in the AC environment- as these have a diuretic effect as well ( increasing urine production)
User :   this will occur to all,if they works in conditioned atmos
User :   sure doctor
Doctor :   It will depend on other factors- like how much water they drink - coffee and tea intake etc - and some people are able to control urine for longer periods-
Doctor :   It is better to go and pass urine whenever you feel the urge to
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   some 5 0r 5 yrs back,I got the urinal infection probs
User :   5 or 6 yrs back
User :   that's why,am very afraid of that
Doctor :   urine infection causes discomfort/ burning while passing urine as well in addition to increase in the frequency- but it will be at all time s and not just in an Ac environment
User :   I C
Doctor :   If you have noticing this problem recently (after working in an AC environment for some time previously)
User :   Its normal in non-AC environment
Doctor :   Then get a Urine Routine examination and Microscopy done at any lab- give a midstream sample
User :   Microscopy?means
Doctor :   It s a test Your urine sample is examined under a microscope
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   you just need to give the urine sample- and collect your report
User :   ya
Doctor :   Once you have done that- you can get back to me through this chat and tell me the report
User :   sure doctor
User :   U will be online for all the time?
Doctor :   till 9 pm- today
User :   ok
User :   ur name doctor?
Doctor :   But this service is available from 9 am- 9pm all days
Doctor :   I'm Dr. Jaikishen from Bangalore
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   no doctor
User :   thanks for the time
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now.
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