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A 35-year-old female asked:

what is the likelihood of botox treatment helping frequency urgency syndrome after meds/stretching bladder didn't help and possible catheters after?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
There is a: "REASONABLE" chance that Botox can be useful in cases of irritable bladder> Make sure you are consulting a PHYSICIAN who has had EXPERIENCE with the use of Botulism Toxin! Hope this helps and Good Luck! Dr Z

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