continent reservoirA pouch formed from small intestine to hold urine after cystectomy, usually for a higher stage urothelial carcinoma which did not respond to local therapy.
Abdominal diversion reservoir, orthotopic (neobladder) diversion.
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continent reservoirSurgery A pouch formed from small intestine to hold urine after the bladder has been remove. See Ileostomy, Urostomy.
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