A collapsed urinary bladder occurs in women when the bladder collapses into the vagina, states WebMD. The condition is also known as a 'prolapsed bladder' or 'cystocele.' More »

A hernia of the ureter, which is the tube connecting the kidney and the urinary bladder, is called a ureterocele. This hernia develops when the ureter isn't wide enough to allow normal urine flow. A ureterocele usually d... More »

Most women with a prolapsed bladder first notice some tissue in the vagina that many say feels like a ball, according to WebMD. Other symptoms include feeling like the bladder doesn't completely empty, pelvic pain, low b... More »

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For women and men, an increased urinary frequency can be caused by diabetes, interstitial cystitis, diuretics and urinary tract infections, states WebMD. A decreased frequency in urination is linked to dehydration, urina... More »

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The urinary bladder is a hollow muscular organ that stores urine. It is situated in the pelvis and is approximately the size and shape of a pear when empty, notes WebMD. The bladder expands to varying sizes depending on ... More »

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During urinary catheterization, either an indwelling catheter or an intermittent catheter is placed in the urinary bladder to facilitate urine passage, according to Drugs.com. The process is applicable for people with co... More »

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Bladder surgery can be surgery to repair or remove either the gall bladder or the urinary bladder, according to MedlinePlus and the American Cancer Society. Bladder surgery is performed for many reasons. More »

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