Bladder

usgb/ˈblædər/Volume
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Biological OrganPlay
Remember that in a medical context, 'bladder' refers to a body part. It's specific and less formal than 'vesica'. SlideThe doctor checked her bladder for any abnormalities.
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Plural UsagePlay
'Bladder' rarely appears in plural because most humans and animals have only one. SlideMultiple sclerosis can affect the bladder's function.
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Non-Embarrassing TermPlay
Using 'bladder' is appropriate and polite when discussing the need to urinate in any setting. SlideExcuse me, I need to empty my bladder. Where's the restroom?