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A 28-year-old female asked:

I have urine urge & frequency but no pain. could this be interstitial cystitis? is hydrodistension safe? can my bladder burst?

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Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 52 years experience
Here are some ...: Glad to know you've no pain but urgency & frequency. So, work on lifestyle modification as the initial step of care by avoiding foods / beverages containing bladder irritants such coffee / caffeine-rich drinks like tea, coke, pop, etc. as well as urine-producing drinks such as all alcohol beverages & water over-drinking, and voiding timely. As to bladder dilation, it's safe under anesthesia ...
Last updated Sep 8, 2014

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