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bladder

1. Anatomy a distensible membranous sac, usually containing liquid or gas, esp the urinary bladder
2. a blister, cyst, vesicle, etc., usually filled with fluid
3. a hollow vesicular or saclike part or organ in certain plants, such as the bladderwort or bladderwrack

bladder

[′blad·ər]
(anatomy)
Any saclike structure in humans and animals, such as a swimbladder or urinary bladder, that contains a gas or functions as a receptacle for fluid.
(geology)
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For irritable bladder, there's bladder retraining and muscle relaxant drugs.
IF investigation shows no trace of bacteria, you may be suffering from an irritable bladder, which can be caused by emotional factors.
Both stress incontinence and irritable bladder can be treated successfully.
IF you are suffering from an irritable bladder, he may suggest a drug to relax them.
I'VE been diagnosed as having irritable bladder syndrome.
HERE'S a list of what some homeopaths recommend to treat irritable bladder.
All the tests I've had done have proved negative and my doctor seems to think that I have an irritable bladder.
As it happens, I also have a leaflet on Irritable Bladder Syndrome which might give you some useful tips.