nocturia


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

nocturia

(nɒktˈjʊərɪə)
n
(Pathology) abnormally excessive urination during the night

nocturia

Excessive urination during the night.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.nocturia - excessive urination at night; especially common in older men
micturition, urination - the discharge of urine
Translations
nycturie

noc·tu·ri·a

n. nocturia, nicturia, frecuencia aumentada de emisión de orina esp. durante la noche.
References in periodicals archive ?
A 52-year-old male chemical worker was admitted to the hospital with a history of paroxysmal microscopic hematuria for about 2 years and nocturia with gross hematuria about five times per night for 2 months.
Nocturia, or excessive nighttime urination, can be an embarrassing and frustrating condition.
People who aren't bothered by nocturia might try a cup of chamomile tea or warm milk as part of their bedtime ritual.
SLEEP DISTURBANCES, NOCTURIA AND DIABETES IN AFRICAN-AMERICAN COMMUNITY DWELLING OLDER ADULTS.
Other outcomes included mean and peak urine flow, residual urine volume, prostate size, and nocturia.
Pharmaceutical company Astellas Pharma Inc (TSE:4503) stated on Thursday that it has filed its supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval for the use of mirabegron in combination with solifenacin succinate 5 mg for the treatment of overactive bladder (OAB), a urine storage problem of urgency, with or without urge urinary incontinence (leakage), often with urinary frequency and nocturia.
Allergan plc, a leading global pharmaceutical company today announced that it has presentations in overactive bladder and nocturia at the upcoming American Urogynecologic Society (AUGS) Annual Scientific Meeting in Denver, Colorado, September 27 - October 1.
Although some patients with undiagnosed OSAS may visit an otolaryngology department to be treated for their snoring, other patients may visit a psychiatry department for a sense of malaise or a urology department for nocturia or erectile dysfunction.
Nocturia number had a positive linear relationship with HAMA score (odds ratio [OR] = 0.
Positive responses to questions about nocturia, hesitancy, and the need to immediately revoid, for instance, point toward complicated SUI and the need for further assessment before embarking on surgical treatment for SUI.
Associated symptoms included dysuria, constipation, nocturia two times per night, straining to void, and incomplete bladder emptying.