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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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Risk factors for postpartum urinary retention: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
The overall incidence of postpartum urinary retention was 7.7%: 6 (3.85%) had overt retention, requiring catheterization and 6 (3.85%) had covert retention.
Urinary symptoms were reported in 5 of these 18 cases, consisting of incomplete bladder emptying, with difficult micturition in 4 cases and acute urinary retention in the other case.
T2 injected sequence showing a gadolinium-enhancing bladder mass of 10.3 mm with urinary retention.
Initially TURBT was done but after 6 months patient again went into urinary retention so local excision of the tumour was done.
A latest randomized, double-blind, parallel-controlled trial18 also suggested that, the risks of acute urinary retention was not increased when the patients were given the combined use of solifenacin and tamsulosin.
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Low intrathecal dose causes confined blockade, less hemodynamic instability, less chances of post op shivering and urinary retention. As a result patients stay for less time in recovery room and can be discharged without fear of complications.