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lazy bladder syndrome

 

Definition: an abnormal voiding pattern in children due to detrusor dysfunction, characterized by infrequent voiding and urinary overflow incontinence. The bladder is large and hypotonic, with diminished urge to urinate and slow urine flow, which the patient may accelerate by straining or manual pressure on the bladder.

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