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urgency

The condition of being concerned about safety and requiring timely but not immediate assistance. Potentially, a distress situation.
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Binary logistic regression analysis showed that for the college women, the predictor variables associated with a positive urine culture were nitrites, leucocytes, and urinary urgency. In the case of non-college women, the predictor variables were the presence of nitrites and cystitis in the last 2 years.
A study of women with IC by Panzera, Reishtein, and Shewokis (2011) found patients with IC had very poor sleep quality, and 21% of their disrupted sleep came from symptoms of pain, nocturia, and urinary urgency. Nocturia was the most frequently reported symptom among older women with IC that interfered with restorative sleep (Kim & Heitkemper, 2009).
Inhibition of inflammatory cascades and mast cell stabilisation associated with extracts from Boswellia serrata (32) may reduce inflammation and halt complex feedback loops associated with IC (10), decreasing urinary urgency and frequency and inhibiting the formation of oxygen radicals capable of causing further inflammation and damage to the urinary tract (18,33).
The symptoms typically associated with IC often overlap with other gynecologic and urologic conditions, including overactive bladder (OAB), which is characterized by urinary urgency, with without urge urinary incontinence, usually with frequency and nocturia but no pain.
UriVarx is clinically proven to reduce urinary urgency, accidents and both day and night frequency in Overactive Bladder (OAB) and Urinary Incontinence (UI) patients.
Overactive bladder syndrome (OAB) has been clinically defined as urinary urgency, with or without incontinence, generally accompanied by an increase in urinary frequency and nocturia, after any local disease or metabolic disorder that would explain these symptoms has been ruled out [1].
After three months, her urinary urgency improved, but she said that the few remaining episodes of urgency were "killing her life" and that she did not want to be on pills for her whole life.
Overactive bladder (OAB) is a term that describes a syndrome of urinary urgency with or without incontinence, often accompanied by nocturia and urinary frequency (5,6).
Also, brachytherapy--and, to a lesser extent, EBRT--can cause urinary side effects, such as urinary urgency, frequency, and slow urine flow.
Urinary urgency is the complaint of a sudden compelling desire to pass urine, which is difficult to defer and urge incontinence is the complaint of involuntary leakage, accompanied by or immediately preceded by urgency.
Nurses were to document the presence and intensity of suprapubic pain, perceived urinary urgency, incisional pain, back pain, and nausea in the comment section on the initial pain assessment.
Overactive bladder (OAB) is defined as the symptom syndrome primarily composed of urinary urgency, usually with urinary frequency and nocturia, regardless of the existence of urgent incontinence [1].