Which abdominal exam findings suggest urinary retention in chronic bacterial prostatitis (CBP)?

Updated: Jan 15, 2019
  • Author: Samantha D Kraemer, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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An abdominal exam should also be done, to help exclude other causes of pain. A palpable bladder may be appreciated if the patient has urinary retention.


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