urinary stasis


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Related to urinary stasis: cystitis, urinary tract infection

uri·nar·y sta·sis

(yūr'i-nar-ē stā'sis)
A cessation in urinary flow.
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23,24] Prostate and bladder cancer are also multifocal and may be secondary to urinary stasis.
Bacterial endotoxin release may also contribute to the inflammatory process by inducing paralysis of the urinary tract, resulting in urinary stasis.