Urinary retention refers to the inability to completely empty the bladder. This can be extremely painful and is often caused by a constriction below the bladder, which in turn is caused by an enlarged prostate or scarring. Shortly after bladder or prostate surgery, clotted blood can clog the outlet, thereby leading to urinary retention.
Scanning of the lower abdomen and ultrasound
Urinary catheterisation, which leads to immediate relief for the patient. A subsequent cystoscopy is one potential method for determining the cause of urinary retention.
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According to this quick check, there is no indications of typical urological diseases. If you have any issues that have not yet been examined, it may best to contact your family doctor.
Please contact your family doctor with the symptoms. Depending on the diagnosis, you will be referred to a dermatologist or gynaecologist.
Please have yourself examined by a urologist. Our doctors will be happy to assist you.