urinary retention

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Related to Urinary flow obstruction: residual urine, urine flow
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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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The permanent implant treats symptoms due to urinary flow obstruction in men ages 50 or older.
The horseshoe kidneys are liable to urinary flow obstruction at pelviureteric junction, infection and stone formation.

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