Bladder distention

Bladder distention is the enlargement or swelling of the bladder, usually due to it containing an abnormally large amount of urine. Various disorders can cause urine retention, such as urinary obstructions, nerve disorders, muscle disorders, medication side-effects, and other causes. Bladder distention can rapidly become very serious and acute urine retention ...

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An enlarged bladder usually indicates abnormal urine retention. Acute urine retention is the medical emergency where no urine or an abnormally low amount is urinated. Bladder distention can have physical blockage causes (e.g. urinary stones), nerve or muscle disorders ...

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Causes List for Bladder distention

Possible causes of Bladder distention (or similar symptoms) may include:1

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