irritable bladder


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irritable bladder

[ir′itəbəl]
Etymology: L, irritare, to tease; AS, blaedre

irritable bladder

Urge incontinence, see there.

irritable bladder

Bladder condition marked by increased frequency of contraction with an associated desire to urinate.
See also: bladder
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For irritable bladder, there's bladder retraining and muscle relaxant drugs.
probably due to an irritable bladder or a weakness at the neck of the bladder.
IF investigation shows no trace of bacteria, you may be suffering from an irritable bladder, which can be caused by emotional factors.
Both stress incontinence and irritable bladder can be treated successfully.
I'VE been diagnosed as having irritable bladder syndrome.
All the tests I've had done have proved negative and my doctor seems to think that I have an irritable bladder.