Symptoms and Signs of Frequent Urination

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Medically Reviewed on 12/2/2022

Doctor's Notes on Frequent Urination

Frequent urination is characterized by urinating frequently throughout the day (typically 8 times or more) or having to wake up at night to urinate. Frequent urination can be caused by a wide variety of conditions and causes:

Frequent urination is often accompanied by other signs and symptoms, which vary according to the cause of the problem. Associated signs and symptoms may include:

Other symptoms may include:

What Is the Treatment for Frequent Urination?

Treatment for frequent urination depends on the cause of the condition:

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