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A 44-year-old member asked:

If you are a bus driver and often have to hold urine in for a period of 30 to 45 min or longer. what problems can this cause?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 53 years experience
Not much: Urinary retention has to occur over a much longer period of time to cause potential issues.
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