bladder compliance(redirected from compliance of bladder)
change in volume of bladder for a given change in pressure; can be calculated from a cytometrogram's pressure volume curve.
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bladder complianceA general term for the relationship between changes in the bladder volume and changes in pressure on the detrusor muscle; the ability of the bladder to stretch in response to an increase in volume of urine.
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bladder complianceUrology Distensibility of the urinary bladder when filled. See Cystometrogram.
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