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Retention

The number of units allocated to an underwriting syndicate member less the units held back by the syndicate manager for facilitating institutional sales and for allocation to nonmember firms. In the context of construction contracts, an amount retained from construction contract payments (5-15% of the contract price) to ensure the contractor completes the construction before the retention is returned.

Retention

Prior to a new issue, the percentage of securities given to an underwriting syndicate to place with investors after making allowances for any underwriters that are not part of the syndicate as well as placement with institutional investors.

retention

The securities that are distributed to members of an underwriting syndicate after accounting for the portion of the new issue retained for sales to institutions and members of the selling group who are not also part of the syndicate.
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19) In the present series, major complaints of BPH were increased frequency of micturition, urgency, nocturia, urge incontinence, enuresis, burning micturition, pyuria, haematuria, hesitancy, poor stream, dribbling, sense of incomplete emptying intermittency, chronic and acute retention of urine.
One (1%) patient developed retention of urine and we had to keep the Foleys catheter in situ for 24 hours after which he passed urine comfortably.
10% cases and it could have been due to associated chronic retention of urine and urinary tract infection.
The retention of urine could not be assessed as most of the patients were catheterised.
2: A 23 year old female patient came to the labour room with acute retention of urine immediately following caesarean section at a private hospital for obstructed labour of 24 hr at her residence.
2] Our patient presented with acute retention of urine which is not reported in the literature so far.
DISCUSSION: In our study maximum patients were of age group 50-60 year and most common symptom was retention of urine.
POST OPERATIVE COMPLICATIONS: Backache and retention of urine was seen in both the groups with no significant different.
No patient treated with sclerotherapy had retention of urine.
CASE 1: A 52 year old housewife, completed the family, who had previous two LSCS section and sterilization done 20 years ago, got admitted with retention of urine for the past 12 hours.
CASE REPORT: A 65 year old diabetic male patient who has been on oral antidiabetic medications irregularly for 12 years presented with retention of urine to the emergency department.