Gas in the urinary bladder

There numerous causes of gas in the bladder. In the hospital setting by far the most common is the recent placement of an indwelling urinary catheter. Other causes include:

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Article information

rID: 1372
System: Urogenital
Section: Gamuts
Tags: bladder, refs
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Differential diagnosis of gas in the urinary bladder
  • Gas in urinary bladder
  • Air in the urinary bladder
  • Air in urinary bladder
  • Intracystic gas - urinary bladder
  • Intracystic air - urinary bladder

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