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double void a technique of bladder training useful for those with urinary retention; the patient is taught to urinate, relax for five minutes, and repeat urination. A patient who is performing glucose examinations of the urine should test the second specimen.


To separate from the blood and cast out; to perform excretion.


/ex·crete/ (eks-krēt´) to throw off or eliminate by a normal discharge, such as waste matter.


tr.v. ex·creted, ex·creting, ex·cretes
To separate and discharge (waste matter) from the blood, tissues, or organs.


Etymology: L, excernere, to separate
to evacuate a waste substance from the body, often via a normal secretion; for example, a drug that may be excreted in breast milk.


To separate from the blood and cast out; to perform excretion.


To separate from blood and cast out; to perform excretion.


to throw off or eliminate, as waste matter, by a normal discharge.

Patient discussion about excrete

Q. what is the best thing to do to eliminate or to let it be remove without surgery?I'm afraid but laser mayb ok If I can go for laser where can you suggest coz I'm jobless and can't afford to pay.Or is there some remedy that i can take to melt those stones inside my bladder then they can come out through my waste ?

A. Bladder stones, also called bladder calculi, often form when concentrated urine sits in your bladder. Bladder stones usually need to be removed. If the stone is small, your doctor may recommend that you drink an increased amount of water each day to help the stone pass. If the stone is large or doesn't pass on its own, your doctor may need to remove the stone. Bladder stones are usually removed during a procedure called a cystolitholapaxy. This is done by inserting a small tube with a camera at the end (cystoscope) through your urethra and into your bladder to view the stone. Your doctor uses a laser, ultrasound or mechanical device to break the stone into small pieces and then flushes the pieces from your bladder.
I am not familiar with the cost of such procedure.

Q. skins does excrete oil and keratin what exactly is the whitish cape up that you can squeeze out from underskin

A. It sounds like you refer to sebum, an oily substance secreted by (how surprising :) ) sebaceus glands attached to the hair root. It's important for the skin, although abnormal secretion of it may cause diseases such as acne.

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Q. How much influence does diet pose when dealing with fibro? What actions have been found to reduce or eliminate

A. Of course, you may read more here:

And if you have any questions you may consult your doctor.

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