Definitions for "Bladder augmentation"
surgical procedure to enlarge the capacity of urine the bladder can hold. It lowers the pressure in the bladder. Most commonly, a piece of intestine (bowel) is moved, cut open, and added to the opened bladder to make a larger urine container.
A procedure in which a piece of bowel, stomach, or ureter is used to enlarge the bladder.
Surgical procedure in which the bladder is increased in size with bowel tissue.