Acute urinary retention.

Title

Acute urinary retention.

Creator

Fontanarosa P B; Roush W R

Publisher

Emergency medicine clinics of North America

Date

1988
1988-08

Description

Acute urinary retention is a common emergency genitourinary symptom. The etiology of acute retention includes obstructive, neurogenic, pharmacologic, and psychogenic causes. The emergency management of acute urinary retention is bladder decompression, which is usually accomplished with a Foley catheter.

Subject

Female; Humans; Male; Physical Examination; Emergencies; Urinary Catheterization; Urinary Bladder; Urination; Urination Disorders/diagnosis/*etiology/physiopathology/therapy

Rights

Article information provided for research and reference use only. All rights are retained by the journal listed under publisher and/or the creator(s).

Pages

419–437

Issue

3

Volume

6

Citation

Fontanarosa P B; Roush W R, “Acute urinary retention.,” NEOMED Bibliography Database, accessed October 1, 2022, https://neomed.omeka.net/items/show/5403.

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