Article first published online: 6 DEC 2006
Volume 99, Issue 1, page 212, January 2007
How to Cite
Goldman, H. B. (2007), REPLY. BJU International, 99: 212. doi: 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2007.06712_6.x
- Issue published online: 6 DEC 2006
- Article first published online: 6 DEC 2006
We appreciate the clarification by Datta and Fowler. We often regard ‘Fowler’s Syndrome’ as a cause of idiopathic retention, as many of the patients present with acute urinary retention. As noted in the letter, many of them give a history of obstructive-type symptoms before the episode of retention, and certainly, this might be considered a type of functional obstruction.