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Synonyms for urgency

pressing importance requiring speedy action

an urgent situation calling for prompt action

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insistent solicitation and entreaty

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At this point I had reviewed her case and was interested to note that Kate would always wake with bowel urgency, resulting in an incomplete bowel motion.
The patient also had urinary and bowel urgency and frequency.
Men who had radiotherapy reported higher rates of bowel urgency than men who had prostatectomy after 2 years and 5 years, but again, there were no significant differences in odds of bowel urgency after 15 years in either group.
Prostatectomy was associated with a lower odds of bowel urgency than radiotherapy 5 years after treatment (16.
The patient cooperated, but was reluctant to make her best efforts because she feared that it would cause her to feel a bowel urgency, but was not about to confide this.