ProHealth health Vitamin and Natural Supplement Store and Health
Home  |  Log In  |  My Account  |  View Cart  View Your ProHealth Vitamin and Supplement Shopping Cart
800-366-6056  |  Contact Us  |  Help
Facebook Google Plus
Fibromyalgia  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & M.E.  Lyme Disease  Natural Wellness  Supplement News  Forums  Our Story
Store     Brands   |   A-Z Index   |   Best Sellers   |   New Products   |   Deals & Specials   |   Under $10   |   SmartSavings Club

Trending News

16 Tips from 16 Years Sick

Fibromyalgia Fare Fit for All Seasons

Tangerine Oil: A Citrusy Essential Oil With Well-Rounded Uses

New Study Shows Artificial Sweeteners Lead to Diabetes

Essential Oils — An Effective and Healthy Option to Treat Headaches

Antioxidant treatment could halt neurodegeneration in early Parkinson's

Higher vitamin D levels associated with less severe disease in NAFLD patients

How zinc helps fight esophageal cancer

Krill Oil: Make This Omega-3 Supplement Part of Your Health Regimen

Everything You Need to Know About Black Cohosh

 
Print Page
Email Article

Abstract: Fibromyalgia: urination frequency as an important diagnostic marker

  [ 119 votes ]   [ Discuss This Article ]
www.ProHealth.com • January 12, 2005


Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen. 2005 Jan 6;125(1):17-9. [Article in Norwegian] Stormorken H, Brosstad F. Konvallveien 4 1338 Sandvika hestormo@frisurf.no. BACKGROUND:Detailed studies of a family with a strong clustering of fibromyalgia revealed that the affected members had eight or more urinations per day and at least one per night. As this feature was not known to be an important symptom in this ailment, we carried out a questionnaire-based study. MATERIAL AND METHODS:Questionnaires were mailed to a random group of 285 subjects drawn from the member list of the Norwegian Fibromyalgia Association, and to 160 healthy females, free of urinary tract pains. Response rates were 70 % and 74 %. RESULTS:The fibromyalgia group reported 8 or more daily and 1 permanent nocturnal urinations; the corresponding figures for healthy females were 6 and 0.2. This corresponds to a sensitivity and specificity for fibromyalgia of 78 and 91 % for daytime urinations, and to 89 % and 92 % for one or more permanent nocturia. INTERPRETATION:The study indicates that an abnormally high frequency of urinations is a characteristic feature in fibromyalgia and a useful diagnostic variable. It is also objectively verifiable by urodynamic investigation. The pattern is that of urge, sometimes with incontinence. PMID: 15643456 [PubMed - in process]




Post a Comment

Featured Products From the ProHealth Store
Energy NADH™ 12.5mg FibroSleep™ Ultra ATP+, Double Strength


Article Comments



Be the first to comment on this article!

Post a Comment


 
Optimized Curcumin Longvida with Omega-3

Featured Products

FibroSleep™ FibroSleep™
The All-in-One Natural Sleep Aid
Optimized Curcumin Longvida® Optimized Curcumin Longvida®
Supports Cognition, Memory & Overall Health
Vitamin D3 Extreme™ Vitamin D3 Extreme™
50,000 IU Vitamin D3 - Prescription Strength
Ultra EPA  - Fish Oil Ultra EPA - Fish Oil
Ultra concentrated source of essential fish oils
Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor® Mitochondria Ignite™ with NT Factor®
Reduce Fatigue up to 45%

Natural Remedies

Help for Soreness and Swelling: What Do Silkworms Have to Do With It? Help for Soreness and Swelling: What Do Silkworms Have to Do With It?
The Remarkable Benefits of Reishi Medicinal Mushrooms The Remarkable Benefits of Reishi Medicinal Mushrooms
Fatigue & Fibro Fog: Could You Have a B-12 Deficiency? Fatigue & Fibro Fog: Could You Have a B-12 Deficiency?
Herbal Inflammation Management for Whole Body Health Herbal Inflammation Management for Whole Body Health
Top 3 Nutrients to Detox the Liver and Soothe Digestion Top 3 Nutrients to Detox the Liver and Soothe Digestion

CONTACT US
ProHealth, Inc.
555 Maple Ave
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(800) 366-6056  |  Email

· Become a Wholesaler
· Vendor Inquiries
· Affiliate Program
SHOP WITH CONFIDENCE
Credit Card Processing
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTERS
Get the latest news about Fibromyalgia, M.E/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Lyme Disease and Natural Wellness

CONNECT WITH US ProHealth on Facebook  ProHealth on Twitter  ProHealth on Pinterest  ProHealth on Google Plus

© 2017 ProHealth, Inc. All rights reserved. Pain Tracker App  |  Store  |  Customer Service  |  Guarantee  |  Privacy  |  Contact Us  |  Library  |  RSS  |  Site Map