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how much fluid can a human bladder hold

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Normally to 1200cc: Between 800 - 1200cc.

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Normally to 1200cc: Between 800 - 1200cc.
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 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Usitalo
39 years experience Urology
Yes: One should try to empty their bladder every 2-3 hours to avoid bladder emptying problems in the future. Chronic overdistention may lead to inability t ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neeoo Chin
39 years experience Fertility Medicine
Yes: Yes, holding your urine a little longer each time can help retrain the bladder for certain types of urinary urgency. At times training your bladder to ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Adult -> 5 - 600mL: (17 - 20 oz) calculation for children is to add 2 to their age in years ; express it in oz. Thus normal bladder volume for a 5-year-old is 7 oz or 2 ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Bladder function: Diuretics increase urine production but have nothing to do with bladder function. If you are having difficulty voiding, see a urologist for proper ev ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Liters: A normal bladder would be massively distended with 1000 ml urine. I have seen abnormally distended bladders such as chronically distened from obstruc ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Urine: That is the fluid which is normally in the bladder.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Bladder capacity: Depending on your age between 250ccto 400cc.

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