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*  Bladder cancer
... is any of several types of cancer arising from the tissues of the urinary bladder. It is a disease in which ... over-active bladder and cystitis. There are many other causes of hematuria, such as bladder or ureteric stones, infection, ... Photodynamic diagnosis may improve surgical outcome on bladder cancer. For muscle invasive urothelial urinary bladder cancer ... "Cancer of the Urinary Bladder - Cancer Stat Facts". seer.cancer.gov. Archived from the original on 8 July 2017. Retrieved 18 ...
*  Overactive bladder
... of people with overactive bladder have incontinence. About 40% to 70% of urinary incontinence is due to overactive bladder, It ... Overactive bladder is characterized by a group of four symptoms: urgency, urinary frequency, nocturia, and urge incontinence. ... "Urinary Bladder, Overactive". Retrieved 1 June 2015. Ghosh, Amit K. (2008). Mayo Clinic internal medicine concise textbook. ... Abrams, Paul (2011). Overactive bladder syndrome and urinary incontinence. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp. 7-8. ISBN ...
*  Urinary bladder
An overactive bladder can often cause urinary incontinence. Though both urinary frequency and volumes have been shown to have a ... Turtles have two or more accessory urinary bladders, located lateral to the neck of the urinary bladder and dorsal to the pubis ... ISBN 978-0-7020-3085-7. Histology at KUMC epithel-epith09 "Urinary Bladder" Anatomy photo: Urinary/mammal/bladder/bladder1 - ... "Overactive Bladder". Cornell Medical College. Retrieved 2013-08-21. Negoro, Hiromitsu (2012). "Involvement of urinary bladder ...
*  SMT D002
Oxybutynin chloride is used to treat overactive bladder and urinary conditions. Additional evidence found at www.biomedcentral. ...
*  Underactive bladder
2015). Urinary retention Overactive bladder Urinary incontinence International Continence Society Abrams, P., L. Cardozo, et al ... If low-pressure urine storage can be assured, and the urinary reservoir is known to be limited to the bladder, the general ... Additionally, structural abnormalities expanding the urinary reservoir beyond the bladder, such as massive vesicoureteral ... Underactive Bladder Syndrome (UAB) describes symptoms of difficulty with bladder emptying, such as hesitancy to start the ...
*  Bladder training
It is used as a first line treatment of overactive bladder on mixed urinary incontinence. Overactive Bladder: Practical ... Bladder training, also known as scheduled voiding and bladder re-education is urinating at specific times of the day. ...
*  Naltalimide
... centrally-acting opioid drug which is under development by Takeda and Toray for the treatment of overactive bladder/urinary ... as a New Therapeutic Agent for Overactive Bladder". Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. 350 (3): 543-551. ... It enhances bladder storage via suppression of the afferent limb of the micturition reflex pathway. Fujimura, M.; Izumimoto, N ...
*  Darifenacin
... is indicated for the treatment of overactive bladder with symptoms of urge urinary incontinence, urgency and ... Darifenacin (trade name Enablex in US and Canada, Emselex in Europe) is a medication used to treat urinary incontinence. It was ... this selectivity for the M3 receptor translates into any clinical advantage when treating symptoms of overactive bladder ... It should not be used in people with urinary retention. Anticholinergic agents, such as darifenacin, may also produce ...
*  National Association For Continence
Urinary Catheterization of Men and Women, Fecal Incontinence, Incontinence and Odor Control, Overactive bladder For Women: ... NAFC has a series of educational pamphlets and leaflets that are available to the public on various bladder and bowel health ... series that brings bladder and bowel health experts right to you. The National Association For Continence is supported by ... brochures detailing what every woman and man should know about bladder and bowel control, disease-specific booklets on Multiple ...
*  Urology
Female urology is a branch of urology dealing with overactive bladder, pelvic organ prolapse, and urinary incontinence. Many of ... The urinary bladder, ureters (the tubes that lead from the kidneys to the urinary bladder) and genitalia are other examples of ... Benign prostatic hyperplasia Bladder stones Bladder cancer Cystitis Development of the urinary and reproductive organs ... Organs under the domain of urology include the kidneys, adrenal glands, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra, and the male ...
*  Interstitial cystitis
Other conditions which can produce similar symptoms include urinary tract infection (UTI), overactive bladder, sexually ... Overactive bladder Trigger point-a key to myofascial pain syndrome. "Interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome fact sheet". ... urinary urgency, and pressure in the bladder or pelvis. Other frequently described symptoms are urinary hesitancy (needing to ... "Diagnosis of Interstitial Cystitis/Painful Bladder Syndrome in Patients With Overactive Bladder Symptoms". Reviews in Urology. ...
*  Diurnal enuresis
Incomplete emptying of the bladder Irritable bladder Constipation Stress Urinary tract infection Urgency (not "making it" to ... Anatomic abnormality Poor toileting habits Small bladder capacity Medical conditions like overactive bladder disorder Major ... Helpful Hints from Web MD Outline of Diurnal Enuresis Site about overactive bladder disorder in kids. ... Bladder stretching exercises (where the person tries to hold their urine as long as possible) are no longer recommended. In ...
*  Treatments for overactive bladder
... are therapies used to treat overactive bladder or related conditions, such as urinary ... Studies have shown that few people get complete relief from overactive bladder drugs and that all available drugs are no more ... A typical person with overactive bladder may urinate 12 times per day. Medication may reduce this number by 2-3 and reduce ... There is not sufficient evidence to guide the choices doctors and patients make in treating overactive bladder with ...
*  Botulinum toxin
... appears to be effective for refractory overactive bladder. Strabismus is caused by imbalances in the actions of ... lower urinary tract and bladder, or clenching of the anus which can exacerbate anal fissure. It may also be used for improper ... Injecting an overactive muscle to decrease its level of contraction can allow improved reciprocal motion, so improved ability ... Botulinum toxin types A and B are used in medicine to treat various muscle spasms and diseases characterized by overactive ...
*  Serlopitant
It was assessed in clinical trials for the treatment of urinary incontinence and overactive bladder, but while it was superior ... Placebo Controlled Trial of a Neurokinin-1 Receptor Antagonist for Overactive Bladder". The Journal of Urology. 184 (2): 616-22 ... Payton, S (August 2010). "Urinary Incontinence: Neurokinin Receptor Antagonist Inferior to Tolterodine for OAB". Nature Reviews ...
*  Benign prostatic hyperplasia
"Tolterodine and Tamsulosin for Treatment of Men With Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms and Overactive Bladder: A Randomized ... Intermittent urinary catheterization is used to relieve the bladder in people with urinary retention. Self-catheterization is ... and other diseases of the bladder, urethra, and prostate such as bladder cancer, urinary tract infection, urethral stricture, ... Neurogenic bladder can cause urinary retention and cause symptoms similar to those of BPH. This may occur as a result of ...
*  Enuresis
Additionally, these children often develop urinary tract infections (UTIs), leading to an irritable or overactive bladder. Some ... can cause urinary tract infections and incontinence. Rarely, a blocked bladder or urethra may cause the bladder to overfill and ... It acts on both the brain and the urinary bladder. Unfortunately, total dryness with either of the medications available is ... If a young person experiences incontinence resulting from an overactive bladder, a doctor might prescribe a medicine that helps ...
*  Propiverine
... all symptoms of overactive bladder syndrome. It is a muscarinic antagonist. A modified release preparation is also available, ... Propiverine is an anticholinergic drug used for the treatment of urinary urgency, frequency and urge incontinence, ...
*  Sacral nerve stimulation
There are currently no studies into the efficacy of this on an overactive bladder and other associated symptoms of urinary ... as a sacral nerve stimulator for treatment of urinary incontinence, high urinary frequency and urinary retention. Sacral nerve ... because some disorders that affect the urinary tract (like bladder calculus or carcinoma in-situ) have to be treated ... In the event that the nerves and the brain are no longer communicating effectively, resulting in a bowel/bladder disorder, this ...
*  Beta-3 adrenergic receptor
In the urinary bladder it is thought to cause relaxation of the bladder and prevention of urination. Beta adrenergic receptors ... Gras J (2012). "Mirabegron for the treatment of overactive bladder". Drugs of today (Barcelona, Spain : 1998). 48 (1): 25-32. ... urinary bladder, and in brown adipose tissue. Their role in gallbladder physiology is unknown, but they are thought to play a ... approved for treatment of overactive bladder in Japan, United States, UK, Canada, China and India. Ro40-2148 Solabegron (GW- ...
*  Tolterodine
Urinary frequency, urge incontinence and nocturnal incontinence occur. Abnormal bladder contractions that coincide with the ... Tolterodine acts on M2 and M3 subtypes of muscarinic receptors whereas older antimuscarinic treatments for overactive bladder ... Detrusor overactivity (DO, contraction of the muscular bladder wall) is the most common form of urinary incontinence (UI) in ... Treatment is bladder retraining, pelvic floor therapy or with drugs that inhibit bladder contractions such as oxybutinin and ...
*  Cystometry
... and overactive bladder, among others. The procedure is relatively short, ranging from fifteen minutes to an hour in duration. ... It helps determine the source of urinary problems. A normal CMG effectively rules out primary vesical dysfunction. It is used ... The bladder will then be filled with saline and the patient's awareness of the event will be queried. The patient will often be ... The x-axis is the volume of liquid and the y-axis is the intraluminal pressure of the bladder. In normal patients, the plot is ...
*  Cystoscopy
Loss of bladder control (incontinence) or overactive bladder. Although, The American Urogynecologic Society does not recommend ... Cystoscopy (si-ˈstäs-kə-pē) is endoscopy of the urinary bladder via the urethra. It is carried out with a cystoscope. The ... or diagnostic renal and bladder ultrasound are part of initial diagnosis for uncomplicated overactive bladder. Unusual cells ... Gormley, EA; Lightner, DJ; Faraday, M; Vasavada, SP (May 2015). "Diagnosis and Treatment of Overactive Bladder (Non-Neurogenic ...
*  Percutaneous tibial nerve stimulation
... the clearance was updated to include Overactive Bladder (OAB). A PTNS device received the CE mark for urinary urgency, urinary ... is the least invasive form of neuromodulation used to treat overactive bladder (OAB) and the associated symptoms of urinary ... PTNS appears to be effective at improving the number of times a person needs to urinate who has overactive bladder syndrome. It ... Treatment of overactive bladder in women. AHRQ Evidence Report/Technology Assessment No. 187. (Prepared by the Vanderbilt ...
*  Urodynamic testing
Most tests begin with the insertion of a urinary catheter/transducer following complete bladder emptying by the patient. The ... with increased frequency of urination can have overactive bladder syndrome. The cause of this might be detrusor overactivity, ... Truzzi JC, Almeida FM, Nunes EC, Sadi MV (July 2008). "Residual urinary volume and urinary tract infection--when are they ... It helps demonstrate the reasons for difficulty in voiding, for example bladder muscle weakness or obstruction of the bladder ...
*  Stress incontinence
... or effort incontinence is a form of urinary incontinence. It is due to insufficient strength of the closure of the bladder. It ... This can stabilize overactive muscles and stimulate contraction of urethral muscles. Clinical research published in the British ... The bladder is then dissected from surrounding tissues. Sutures are placed in these tissues near the bladder neck and urethra. ... This not only holds up the bladder but also compresses the bottom of the bladder and the top of the urethra, further preventing ...