Is Urine Production Rate at Night Uniform or Phasic in Patients Treated for Clinically Significant Nocturia?

Ben Brucker | November 20, 2018

A recent study from the European Urology Focus journal, “Differential Nocturnal Diuresis Rates Among Patients With and Without Nocturnal Polyuria Syndrome” the Veterans Affairs Health System analyzed frequency-volume charts of adult males with two or more nocturnal voids. After excluding patients with diuretic use, obstructive sleep apnea, chronic kidney disease, diabetes insipidus or edema, 130 subjects were included.  


Benjamin M. Brucker, MD

Benjamin M. Brucker, MD is a recognized expert in female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery, urodynamics, incontinence and voiding dysfunction. He is the Director of the Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery and Neuro-Urology, director of FRMRS fellowship program, Associate Program Director of the Urology Residency for the Department of Urology and Obstetrics and gynecology at NYU Langone Health.

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