Medical Dictionary: Acute urine retention


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Acute urine retention: Another name for Acute urinary retention.
Acute urine retention (condition): Sudden inability to pass urine.

Acute urine retention: Acute urinary retention is the sudden inability to urinate, causing pain and discomfort. Causes can include an obstruction in the urinary system, stress, or neurologic problems.1

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1. excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK

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