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What Causes Frequent Urination At Night After A Radical Prostatectomy?

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Posted on Mon, 17 Oct 2016
Question: Hello - I am a male aged 65. Have had a radical prostectomy over 10 years ago. No signs of any recurrence at last exam a year or so ago. I am getting up several times a night to urinate and probably go about 12 -15 times a day. Weight is 150, XXXXXXX 5'9 no evidence of pre diabetes or diabetes at last exam. Should I go see a urologist?
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Answered by Dr. Rishi (16 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
It seems to be bladder muscle problem.

Detailed Answer:
Hello Sir,
Welcome to Health Care Magic and Thanks for your question.
You definitely need to see a Urologist.
It seems like a Irritable bladder with some dysfunction of the bladder muscle.
The Urologist would be able to help you.
This does not seem to be a recurrence but a problem of the bladder muscle.
Take care and do let me know if there are any queries on this issue.
Dr Rishi, New XXXXXXX XXXXXXX
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What Causes Frequent Urination At Night After A Radical Prostatectomy?

Brief Answer: It seems to be bladder muscle problem. Detailed Answer: Hello Sir, Welcome to Health Care Magic and Thanks for your question. You definitely need to see a Urologist. It seems like a Irritable bladder with some dysfunction of the bladder muscle. The Urologist would be able to help you. This does not seem to be a recurrence but a problem of the bladder muscle. Take care and do let me know if there are any queries on this issue. Dr Rishi, New XXXXXXX XXXXXXX