atonic bladder

n.

A large dilated urinary bladder that does not empty, usually due to disturbance of innervation or to chronic obstruction.

Nearby words

  1. atone,
  2. atonement,
  3. atonement, day of,
  4. atonia,
  5. atonic,
  6. atonicity,
  7. atony,
  8. atop,
  9. atopen,
  10. atopic


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