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What causes weak urine stream during urination? - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 25-Mar-2014
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User:Wen I urinate at night there is very weak stream that comes out very sideways and all over the place. During day is fine. I am a male.
Doctor:how can I help you?
User:The symptoms have been just two nights, but very unusual. Spray all over the bathroom.
User:I also have been diagnosed with a kidney stone hat is too large to pass. That was two years ago.
Doctor:do you have any pain while passing urine?
Doctor:or burning
Doctor:how old are you?
User:65. Had physical in November. PSA was.08, unchanged over three years.
Doctor:PSA was 0.08 or 8?
Doctor:I don't think you have anything major
Doctor:Some times the urethral opening can stick together and cause that sideways splattering
Doctor:or else, it could be a stone which is getting stuck at the end
User:So no choice but to see my urologist?
Doctor:I don't think it is urgent
Doctor:You can wait and watch for a few more days
Doctor:if it doesn't resolve, then you should consult your urologist
User:Should I drink large amounts of water to see if it is a stone and can pass?
Doctor:Yes, that would make things clear
User:Why would it just be a night?
Doctor:Could be because of the change in position
Doctor:It is not very typical of anything
Doctor:So, I don't think you have any major issue
Doctor:2 days is too short a time to establish any particular pattern
User:Ok.thanks. I am good.
Doctor:is there anything else I can help you with?
Doctor:thank you for using the chat service
Doctor:have a good day ahead
Doctor:Take care
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