nocturia


nocturia
noc·tu·ria

English syllables. 2014.

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  • Nocturia — ICD 10 R35 ICD 9 788.43 MeSH D053158 …   Wikipedia

  • nocturia — Purposeful urination at night, after waking from sleep; typically caused by increased nocturnal secretion of urine resulting from failure of suppression of urine production during recumbency or incomplete emptying of the bladder because of… …   Medical dictionary

  • nocturia — n. the passage of urine at night. In the absence of a high fluid intake, sleep is not normally interrupted by the need to pass urine. Nocturia usually occurs in elderly men or women. In younger men or women, less urine is made at night than… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • nocturia — noun A frequent need to arise during the night in order to urinate …   Wiktionary

  • nocturia — /nɒktəˈtriə/ (say noktuh reeuh) noun the need to get up in the night to urinate, with resulting disturbance of sleep. Also, nycturia. {Latin nox, noct night + uria} …   Australian English dictionary

  • nocturia —   n. abnormal urination at night …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • nocturia — noun excessive urination at night; especially common in older men • Syn: ↑nycturia • Hypernyms: ↑micturition, ↑urination * * * näkˈtu̇rēə noun ( s) Etymology …   Useful english dictionary

  • nycturia — SYN: nocturia. * * * nyc·tu·ria nik t(y)u̇r ē ə n NOCTURIA * * * nyc·tu·ria (nik tuґre ə) [nyct + uria] 1. nocturia. 2. passage of more urine at night than during the day …   Medical dictionary

  • Sleep disorder — Classification and external resources ICD 10 F51, G47 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia — (BPH) also known as nodular hyperplasia, benign prostatic hypertrophy (technically a misnomer) or benign enlargement of the prostate (BEP) refers to the increase in size of the prostate in middle aged and elderly men. To be accurate, the process… …   Wikipedia


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