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What are the major symptoms of neurogenic bladder?

What are the major symptoms of neurogenic bladder?

Neurogenic Bladder: Symptoms of overactive bladder: having to urinate too often in small amounts problems emptying all the urine from the bladder loss of bladder control symptoms of underactive bladder: bladder becomes too full and you may leak urine. Inability to tell when the bladder is full problems starting to urinate or emptying all the urine from the bladder urinary retention. ...Read more

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Bladder (Definition)

The bladder is a muscular organ in the pelvis that accepts urine from the kidneys, stores the urine at low pressure, & expels the urine during voluntary voiding. Though seemingly a simple reservoir, the bladder is a complex organ intricately connected with the brain and spinal cord with sensory, motor, and autonomic circuits. The muscular layer that contracts during voids ...Read more


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Have neurogenic bladder.I currently in trial phase of sacral stimulation. Last week my symptoms were perfect, today i again felt retention, why is that?

Have neurogenic bladder.I currently in trial phase of sacral stimulation. Last week my symptoms were perfect, today i again felt retention, why is that?

InterStim Adjustment: During the trial phase of interstim, some adjustments may be necessary. It is possible for the lead to move a little bit, which can alter the effectiveness of the nerve stimulation. You should call the device rep and ask them to help you adjust which position on the lead is stimulated and/or change the stim amplitude. ...Read more

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Is Neurogenic Bladder URINE RETENTION can cause RBC in Urine as high as 20-30Hpf? and What other symptoms it can cause like pain? Thank You Very Much

Is Neurogenic Bladder URINE RETENTION can cause RBC in Urine as high as 20-30Hpf? and What other symptoms it can cause like pain? 
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Here are some...: Nerve-damage-related bladder dysfunction leading to urinary retention alone would not cause red blood cells in urine, but its related events such as UTI, catheterilization, etc. will. Going beyond the 400-letter limit, please review Hematuria in http://formefirst.com/hematuria.html & article in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. Then you can work with doc so to reach right diagnosis for... ...Read more

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I have no symptoms of a uti. Neurogenic bladder. Recently i've noticed my urine smells foul with what looks like puss but it is white. Any idea?

Possible infection: What is the cause of your neurogenic bladder? "dysuria", or pain with urination is the classic presentation of a urinary tract infection. However, these symptoms are not always present. You may still have a UTI with foul smelling urine as your only symptom. See a doctor for check of your urine. ...Read more

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Whats a neurogenic bladder?

Whats a neurogenic bladder?

Bladder dysfunction: Due to lack of control &/or sensation of bladder or urinary sphincter function caused by diseases of brain, spinal cord or peripheral nerves. Congenital as in subjects with spina bifida and meningomyelocele, or acquired as in spinal cord injury, multiple slerosis etc. Can cause urinary incontinence from sphincter non-function or storage failure or inability to initiate urination (urinary retention. ...Read more

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Can neurogenic bladder be cured?

Can neurogenic bladder be cured?

Managed yes: Nb is a permanent condition. Tempoary neurogenic-like symptoms can be present with bruising or compression of spinal cord, spinal meningitis or multiple sclerosis. A chinese physician has reported some success in curing some cases of nb by splicing normal nerves to bladder nerves. Otherwise considered not curable and treated by intermittent catheterization, artificial urinary sphincter implant etc. ...Read more

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What causes a neurogenic bladder?

Damaged or no nerves: Between brain and bladder.Some children born with spina bifida & myelomeningocele & other spinal abnormalities or cerebral palsy have congenital neurogenic bladder. Spinal cord injuries or tumors, transverse myelitis, brain tumors or injuries, multiple sclerosis, diabetes can all cause nb.Basically, any interruption, of sensory or motor nerve impulses to or from bladder &/or sphincter cause a nb. ...Read more

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I have a problem of neurogenic bladder?

I have a problem of neurogenic bladder?

Neurogenic bladder: There are many varieties of neurogenic bladder. The first step is visiting a urologist for cystoscopy and urodynamic testing to attempt to determine the actual dysfunction present and potentially, its cause. ...Read more

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What are the tests for neurogenic bladder?

Urodynamics: Urodynamics refers to the process of testing the bladder for its ability to accommodate filling, the pressure at which it does so, symptoms that filling may cause as well as evaluating flow rate and leakage, if any. This can be done in a relatively simple fashion in the office, or in a more sophisticated clinic setting with video and fluoroscopic information added to the basic information above. ...Read more

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Neurogenic Bladder (Definition)

Neurogenic bladder is a condition where the nerves controlling the bladder are damaged, which prevent the ...Read more