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My husband recently has experienced when he gets the urge to urinate he can not hold it. When he has to go he has to go. He is 40yrs. What could this a sign of?
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replied October 15th, 2010
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Hi KPerrine and welcome to ehealth: I don't know what it is a sign of possibly a UTI, but you must also bear in mind that it could be a prostrate problem...I would think if he hasn't had a physical in the last year and had this checked out that he may want to have this evaluated....Take care...

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