Recent Examples of bladder from the Web
But for reasons researchers don’t yet know, specific and different cancers such as liver, kidney, gall bladder and gastric cancers, for example, strike Latinos more than other U.S. demographic groups.
About four years ago, Boutin was diagnosed with bladder cancer.
That includes an adverse reaction to anesthesia, infection, damage to the bladder, bowel, or major blood vessels, and long-term pelvic or abdominal pain.
The fuller your bladder, the more intense your orgasm.
This interferes with nerve signals, causing muscle weakness, lack of coordination, blurry vision, bowel and bladder problems and foggy thinking.
By the end of the trial, the smoke had caused DNA damage in the animal’s lungs, bladders and hearts, as well as limiting lung proteins and important DNA repair.
From 1996 to 2014, Alaska saw overall decreases in rates of several cancers including bladder cancer, breast cancer, cervical cancer, prostate cancer, lung cancer and leukemia.
Needing more help in at least three of the following areas: bathing, getting in and out of bed, dressing, control of bowel/bladder, eating, ability to walk without help to the bathroom?
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Origin and Etymology of bladder
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
BLADDER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bladder for English Language Learners
: the organ in the body that holds urine after it passes through the kidneys and before it leaves the body
: a soft bag (such as the rubber bag inside a football) that is filled with water or air
BLADDER Defined for Kids
Definition of bladder for Students
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