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  • maximum urinary flow
  • The other parameters, namely the maximum urinary flow and the voiding time were increased and decreased respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • A 2014 meta-analysis found that, for elderly males with LUTS, sitting to urinate meant there was a decrease in post-void residual volume (PVR, ml), increased maximum urinary flow (Qmax, ml/s), which is comparable with pharmacological intervention, and decreased the voiding time (VT, s). (wikipedia.org)
  • urinalysis
  • Other primary and secondary tests are often carried out, such as a PSA (Prostate-specific antigen) test, urinalysis, ultrasound, urinary flow studies, imaging, temporary prostatic stent placement, prostate biopsy and/or cystoscopy. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] Urinary catheters should be inserted using aseptic technique and sterile equipment (including sterile gloves, drape, sponges, antiseptic and sterile solution), particularly in an acute care setting. (wikipedia.org)
  • bladder
  • It is sometimes abbreviated to AXR, or KUB (for kidneys, ureters, and urinary bladder). (wikipedia.org)
  • Intermittent catheterisation is a medical technique used in conditions where patients need either short term catheter-based management of the urinary bladder or as a daily habit for life. (wikipedia.org)
  • People with neurogenic bladder disorders like spinal cord injury, spina bifida or multiple sclerosis, and non-neurogenic bladder disorders like obstruction due to prostate enlargement, urethral strictures or post-operative urinary retention, need to be continuously catheterised to empty their urinary bladders. (wikipedia.org)
  • retention
  • Known contraindications include: Hypersensitivities to doxepin, other TCAs, or any of the excipients inside the product used Glaucoma A predisposition to developing urinary retention such as in benign prostatic hyperplasia Use of monoamine oxidase inhibitors in last 14 days Its use in pregnant and lactating women is advised against, although the available preclinical (based on animal studies) evidence suggests it is unlikely to cause any deleterious effects on fetal development. (wikipedia.org)
  • Urinary retention, decreased gastrointestinal motility (paralytic ileus), hyperthermia (or hypothermia), hypertension, dilated pupils, and hyperactive reflexes are other possible symptoms of doxepin overdose. (wikipedia.org)