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Urgeblase

English translation: urge to urinate

GLOSSARY ENTRY (DERIVED FROM QUESTION BELOW)
German term or phrase:Urgeblase (= Harndrang)
English translation:urge to urinate
Entered by: Cilian O'Tuama

13:42 Apr 29, 2005
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general) / medical report
German term or phrase: Urgeblase
A medical report lists the diagnoses as::
1. Chronische Harnwegsinfektion
2. Urgeblase (without the Umlaut)

What could that be?? A typo?
roak
United States
= Harndrang
Explanation:
(urinary) urge incontinence, as opposed to stress incontinence

Urgeblase = Denglisch

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Note added at 6 mins (2005-04-29 13:49:14 GMT)
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the \'incontinence\' bit is going too far - just the \"urge to urinate\" will do.

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Note added at 23 mins (2005-04-29 14:06:31 GMT)
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irritable bladder
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Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 15:00
Grading comment
Thanks a lot! ! !
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer



Summary of answers provided
3 +4= Harndrang
Cilian O'Tuama


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +4
urgeblase
= Harndrang


Explanation:
(urinary) urge incontinence, as opposed to stress incontinence

Urgeblase = Denglisch

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Note added at 6 mins (2005-04-29 13:49:14 GMT)
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the \'incontinence\' bit is going too far - just the \"urge to urinate\" will do.

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Note added at 23 mins (2005-04-29 14:06:31 GMT)
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irritable bladder

Cilian O'Tuama
Local time: 15:00
Works in field
Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 408
Grading comment
Thanks a lot! ! !

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  MMUlr: Reizblase wird an sich dafür gesagt, aber auch "Urge-Blase" vorgeschlagen zur besseren Definition: s. http://www.kup.at/kup/pdf/594.pdf // English maybe: "overactive bladder" ...?
13 mins
  -> stimmt, aka irritable bladder (syndrome)

agree  Inese Poga-Smith: you're smart guys.
2 hrs

agree  klausie-hamburg
2 hrs

agree  VerenaH (X): well I'll use that word now for Alphorn music ;-)
3 hrs
  -> genau, like Urlaub for original foliage
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