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slang Drunk, possibly with a strong urge to urinate. Do you remember last night at the bar at all? You were really bladdered. He said he was bladdered and went to the bathroom.
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shy bladder

Said to be possessed by one who has trouble urinating when others are present, as in a public restroom. I have a shy bladder, so it takes me forever to pee in those crowded stadium bathrooms.
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mod. drunk, especially with a full bladder. I’m really bladdered! Somebody drive me home?
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McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Global Overactive Bladder Treatment Market - Synopsis
The detailed report that has been recently published by Market Research Future (MRFR) projects that the global overactive bladder treatment market is marked to exhibit steady expansion at a CAGR of 3.1% during the forecast period of 2018-2023.
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Q As a result of having treatment for prostate cancer I've had a catheter in my bladder for the past four years and I've been told it can't be taken out.
Methods: A total of 69 1st year dentistry students (20 males and 49 females) who consented were asked to empty their bladder naturally followed by drinking measured amounts of mineral water in glass-beaker to the level that they would not be able to hold urine any further.
The ability to estimate bladder capacity in children can be an important nephrology nursing skill, particularly with the high prevalence of bladder dysfunction related to congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT) and hereditary disease.
Bladder compliance decreases in humans and animals due to lower urinary tract obstruction, which is caused by increased collagen deposition in the bladder wall.
At different stage of gross observation, the reconstructed bladders with different grafts showed mild to moderate adhesions on the peritoneal side of the graft between the matrix and to the overlying peritoneum and tissues in all groups.
In addition, they overfilled their bladders and took much longer to urinate than the normal mice.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Using three-dimensional ultrasound for quantitative sensory testing of the bladder appeared to be comparable to retrograde cystometry in a study of 49 healthy women.
Brachytherapy involves the insertion of a small pellet of radioactive material directly into the bladder cancer, next to resected tumors or in the remaining part of the bladder after partial cystectomy.
Results: Gall bladder adenocarcinoma was detected in only two patients (0.21%) undergoing cholecystectomy.
BACKGROUND: Patients with end-stage bladder disease can be treated with cystoplasty using gastrointestinal segments.
The VCUG (Figures 1 and 2) demonstrated a complete duplication of the urinary bladder.
The promising, relatively new field of tissue generation may offer the best solution for people with spinal-cord injuries who have the risk of renal injury plus chronic bladder leakage and who don't respond favorably to medication or other treatments.