Urine Retention

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Urine Retention otherwise known as the Ischuria is the medical condition that refers to the person's inability to urinate.


Diagnosis is made through blood tests, CT Scan and ultrasound.


Treatment includes urinary catherizatopm and undergoing suprapubic cystostomy .

Symptoms and Signs

Symptoms includes pain in urinating and in the lower abdomen.


It is said to be caused by damage to the bladder, benign prostatic hypertrophy, prostate cancer and other pelvic diseases.

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