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==Background==
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*Painful urination
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**due to inflammation of urethra, bladder, or prostate
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*Dysuria is uncommonly used to describe difficult urination
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==Clinical Features==
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*Pain with urination
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*Additional features dependent on underlying cause
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==Differential Diagnosis==
 
==Differential Diagnosis==
 
{{Dysuria DDX}}
 
{{Dysuria DDX}}
  
==Source==
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==Evaluation==
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*[[UA]]
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===Men===
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*Men <50 yr: symptoms usually due to [[STI]]
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*Men >50 yr: incidence of [[acute cystitis]] rises dramatically due to prostatic obstruction
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==Management==
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==Disposition==
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==See Also==
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==References==
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<references/>
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[[Category:GU]]
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[[Category:Urology]]

Latest revision as of 21:05, 4 October 2016

Background

  • Painful urination
    • due to inflammation of urethra, bladder, or prostate
  • Dysuria is uncommonly used to describe difficult urination

Clinical Features

  • Pain with urination
  • Additional features dependent on underlying cause

Differential Diagnosis

Dysuria

Evaluation

Men

  • Men <50 yr: symptoms usually due to STI
  • Men >50 yr: incidence of acute cystitis rises dramatically due to prostatic obstruction

Management

Disposition

See Also

References