nycturia


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nocturia

 [nok-tu´re-ah]
urinary frequency at night; called also nycturia.

noc·tu·ri·a

(nokt-yū'rē-ă),
Purposeful urination at night, after waking from sleep; typically caused by nocturnal urine volume in excess of bladder capacity or incomplete emptying of the bladder because of lower urinary tract obstruction or detrusor instability.
Synonym(s): nycturia
[noct- + G. ouron, urine]

nycturia

See nocturia.