Hematuria (Blood in the urine)

The finding of blood in the urine is very common. It may be visible to the naked eye (gross hematuria) or only seen with microscopic examination (microscopic hematuria). There are many causes of hematuria:<br/> <br/> Urinary infection<br/> <br/> Enlarged prostate<br/> <br/> ... Read More

Bladder cancer

Bladder cancer is an abnormal growth of bladder cells that grow together to form a mass called a tumor. Most bladder cancer starts from the inner lining of the bladder (the part that is exposed to the urine in the bladder). Bladder cancer often presents with painless blood in the urine, but can... Read More

Bladder Pain Syndrome (Interstitial Cystitis)

Bladder Pain Syndrome/Interstitial Cystitis is a chronic bladder pain syndrome marked by feelings of pain and pressure in the bladder area. In addition, people with this disorder have lower urinary tract symptoms that last for more than 6 weeks without an infection or other clear cause of the pa... Read More

Female Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence is leaking of urine that you can’t control. The loss of urine control can have a significant impact on your physical, emotional, and social well being. While many people think that urinary incontinence is just a part of getting older – it is not, and it can be managed o... Read More

Overactive Bladder

<p></p> Overactive bladder(OAB) is the name applied for a constellation of urinary symptoms. The most common symptoms of OAB include: <ul></ul> Sudden urge to urinate that is difficult to control <ul></ul> Urinary frequency <p></p> Overactive Bladder may result in leakage which is ca... Read More

Urinary Tract Infection

Urinary tract infections occur when bacteria move up the urinary tract to infect the bladder and/or the kidneys. A simple UTI is when bacteria infect the lining of the bladder. When the bacteria moves all the way up to the kidney this is a more serious infection called pyelonephritis. Symptom... Read More