How big is the human bladder?

Answer The human bladder, shaped like a balloon, stores urine before you expel it through the urethra. According to an analysis of various medical sources in The Physics Factbook, the adult human bladder ... Read More »

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Where is the human bladder?

In humans, the bladder is located in the pelvis just above and behind the public bone. The bladder is a muscular sac. When empty, the bladder is similar in shape and size to a pear.Source:WebMD: Th... Read More »

What is the size of a full human bladder?

Every human bladder's ability to hold a certain amount of urine differs. The average human bladder can hold about 400 cc (milliliters) of urine. When the bladder is empty, it is no bigger than a te... Read More »

What is the average capacity of the human bladder?

According to "Gray's Anatomy" (originally published in 1901), a full human bladder holds 470 ml of fluid. "Magill's Medical Guide Volume III" (1998) says that the human bladder holds up to 1,000 ml... Read More »

I have a neurogenic bladder is there a cure for this type of bladder condition?

An IVP is an x-ray study of your kidneys, ureters and bladder. The following sites describe the procedure quite accurately:… Read More »