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Keep a daily diary of all liquids taken in and all urine released,
whether voluntary or involuntary. Your health professional may also call this a
voiding log, bladder record, frequency-volume chart, incontinence chart, or
voiding diary. The diary is usually kept for 3 to 4 days.
Record in your diary:
A diary is sometimes requested before you see a doctor about
You may be asked to keep a voiding log when:
A diary may identify the cause of your incontinence.
sample diary(What is a PDF document?).
Current as of:
September 11, 2012
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Avery L. Seifert, MD - Urology
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