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The tendency to wee a lot but the last 2 days are embarising

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20 times today. Type 2...
the tendency to wee a lot but the last 2 days are embarising 20 times today. Type 2 diabetes two years but coping A bit worried now Male aged 62 healthy. Many thanks Tom.
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: no
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: asthma
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 year ago
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Is your sugar controlled?

Was your prostate size assessed anytime?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Tom.

Your symptoms can be due to;

1) Enlarged prostate called as benign prostate hypertrophy..

2) A urinary tract infection which may have just increased frequency (no burning etc).

3) High blood sugar.

All three factors can play role.

You need following investigations;

1) Urine routine

2) Urine culture

3) Ultrasound for the prostate and kidneys bladder.

4) Prostatic specific antigen (PSA).

5) Blood sugar and glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c).

These are necessary to ascertain the cause of your increased urination.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 1 year ago

Tom,

These are the other causes which can contribute for increased frequency of urination:

Alcohol use

Anxiety

Drinking caffeine

Diabetes that is not well controlled

Medicines (diuretics)

Overactive bladder syndrome.

It is privilege assisting you.

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