atonic bladder

a·ton·ic blad·der

a large, dilated, and nonemptying urinary bladder; usually attributable to disturbance of innervation or to chronic obstruction.

atonic bladder

a·ton·ic blad·der

(ā-ton'ik blad'ĕr)
A large, dilated, and nonemptying urinary bladder; usually due to disturbance of innervation or to chronic obstruction.
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The late postoperative complications like vault granulation, chronic pelvic pain, atonic bladder and dyspareunia were also noted.
Remote complications like vault granulation, chronic pelvic pain, atonic bladder and dyspareunia are slightly more in conventional suture ligation group.
A large atonic bladder with bilateral vesico-ureteric reflux and funneling of urethra.
At the conclusion of the study period, 1 (7%) patient continued to have total incontinence; 3 (20%) patients lived with improved incontinence (<1 pad per day); 3 (20%) patients self-catheterized and dilated (1 due to an atonic bladder and 2 for recurrent structuring); 1 (7%) patient reported voiding well; 3 (20%) patients underwent cystectomy with ileo-conduits; 2 (13%) patients had chronic hematuria; and 2 (13%) passed away (1 from comorbid medical disease and 1 from a pulmonary embolus a week before the scheduled cystectomy).
While there, she was diagnosed with spinal cord compression and was hospitalized December 20-30 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, where an indwelling catheter was placed in her atonic bladder.
Many patients with medical conditions that require CIC (for example, prune belly syndrome, posterior urethral valves, multiple sclerosis, atonic bladder, and urethral stricture) have urethral sensation and complain of discomfort when catheterizing.
In January of this year, SRS Medical acquired substantially all of the assets of Asbrook/Eris of Ventura, CA, a leading manufacturer of urodynamic products, and previously acquired the In-Flow(TM) device, an advanced technology for female atonic bladder, from American Medical Systems, Inc.
women and their counterparts worldwide suffer from atonic bladder, usually as a consequence of spina bifida, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal cord injury, etc.
A giant atonic bladder was detected, and a urologist was consulted during surgery.
Most women with atonic bladder use intermittent or indwelling urinary catheters, although catheter use is associated with an increased risk of infection.
Influence's In-Flow(TM) catheter is designed for women with overflow incontinence caused by atonic bladder (a condition where the bladder lacks the normal muscle tone, resulting in the inability to urinate normally; it can be the result of spinal cord injury, nervous system disorders caused by Multiple Sclerosis or Diabetes and medication).