residual urine


Urine remaining in the bladder at the end of micturition, as in cases of prostatic obstruction or bladder atony.

Nearby words

  1. residual magnetism,
  2. residual power,
  3. residual schizophrenia,
  4. residual stress,
  5. residual unemployment,
  6. residual volume,
  7. residually,
  8. residuary,
  9. residue,
  10. residuum

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