Problem

Polyuria

Other Names:
Excessive discharge of urine
Copious production of urine
Frequent nighttime urination
Nature:

The passage of an amount of urine considerably in excess of the 1.5 litres or thereabouts which is the usual daily quantity.

Incidence:

Polyuria is a symptom of diabetes, certain forms of Bright's disease and some nervous diseases. In Chinese medicine, frequent and copious urination points to a deficiency of kidney qi.

Broader Problems:
Disorders of micturition
Values:
Excess
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
13.05.2019 – 16:54 CEST