urinary retention

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Noun1.urinary retention - holding urine in the urinary bladderurinary retention - holding urine in the urinary bladder; "he has a problem with urinary retention"
retention, retentiveness, retentivity - the power of retaining liquid; "moisture retentivity of soil"
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Accidental falling on hard objects, advance pregnancy, difficult parturition and endometritis, anuria due to any inflammatory condition or obstruction of urinary tract, chronic diarrhea, tenesmus and goring injuries due to aggressive nature of local breeds are the different causes to weaken the pelvic diaphragm which results in perineal hernia and urinary bladder is the usual organ to be herniated which may be due to its fluctuating nature in pelvic cavity.