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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Varies; 13-20 fl.oz.: There is, of course, a wide range. You can say that the average male bladder capacity is around 400-600ml, or 13-20 fluid ounces. This would be the vo ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Normally to 1200cc: Between 800 - 1200cc.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Normally to 1200cc: Between 800 - 1200cc.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Yes, but...: Periodic holding of urine can help train the bladder to hold a larger volume of urine before severe urgency occurs. However, this is not generally rec ... Read More
A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
No difference: No real difference in bladder size of men and women. Location and shape different in woman residing with uterus located posteriorly. With child birth, ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Well,...: You can not truly increase its size, but the capacity. Bladder training, a program of urinating on schedule, enables you to gradually increase the amo ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Varies; 400-600mL.: There is, of course, a wide range. You can say that the average male bladder capacity is around 400-600ml, or 13-20 fluid ounces. This would be the vo ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. W. james Chon
24 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Ultrasound: An ultrasound of the bladder is a non-invasive test that can determine the size of the bladder.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Nicora
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Bladder capacity: Is usually 400-600 ml and I have never heard of a bladder rupturing.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Yes.: Large scale studies of children have shown that the bladder capacity of children follows a nonlinear curve that is related to age. Based on a study of ... Read More
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