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Reply: Urinary retention and distended bladder
Anyone else try this? Results? Cath once per day. 350 to 750 cc. clustering around 425 cc. This event 9 mos. ...More
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Reply: Chronic Urethritis
As a man I can only sympathize with you with you. I just got rid of three bladder stones the size of chicken...More
Posted by gene6747
Reply: Going for the implant
I was wondering if you had the device implanted; I'm trying to obtain info for my mom. thanks so much...More
Posted by maryleeformom
Reply: OAB i'm 29 what can I do?
Hi, I feel your pain. I have had this problem with my bladder since birth. I have never been diagnosed with...More
Posted by trixiebaba
Insertion of electric stimulator device to prevent...
Hi there, I am a 22 year old female who has had an overactive bladder for the past 2 years due to a nasty...More
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Reply: Incontinence due to MS
Hi! I have both types of urinary incontinence - troubles voiding and no warning to get to the bathroom. I found...More
Posted by tracyq
Reply: OAB
I was going every hour and a half to two hours at night. Tried all the 'scrips but nothing worked. Oxytrol...More
Posted by jrosmom
Reply: my OAB
I feel your pain on the travel situation. I definitely wouldn't recommend it for daily use, but when I travel I...More
Posted by jrosmom
Dilations, Uti's, or Urethral Stricture
Are there women that have been told that Dilating is normal for uti's or for something called a Urethral...More
Posted by msdee17012

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Have you been told you have Urethral Stricture
  • Are you going to the bathroom a lot
  • Has a doctor told you that you need to be Dilated
  • Have you been dilated regularly for constant uti's
  • Have you ever heard of a bladder conditon called Urethral Strictu
  • Do you self catherize yourself permanetly.
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Reply: detrusitol overactivity please help
You must find a doctor who specializes in Women with Bladder Issues. I do not want to scare you. There are...More
Posted by msdee17012
Bladder Augmentation Cystoplasty Reconstructive Su...
Has anyone had the procedure titled "Augmentation Cystoplasty Reconstructive Surgery. How are you doing. I...More
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Misdiagnois with Urethral Stricture
I am a woman who was misdiagnoised with urethral stricture and became totally incontinent due to my wrong...More
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has any other women been misdiagnoised or told that they have this rare disorder in women.
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Reply: Involuntary oozing of stool/ Soiled undies
I'm glad you recognize all the problems that loom ahead in the future if this doesn't get resolved! When I...More
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Reply: Watery Eyes During Urination
Ok I am 55 year old man, I have been wondering why myself. this started around 2005 about 7 years ago, I...More
Posted by lqqk4randy
Reply: Inter-Stim Neurstimulator by Medtronic
I am considering this implant after several years of retention/ infection issues. How has this worked out...More
Posted by professorguy
Chronic UTIs
My mother has had chronic UTIs now for almost 5 years. She has advanced Parkinson's Disease with limited...More
Posted by ncmovetoor
Reply: New to this, but I knew it was coming
I had an interstim implanted yesterday for the opposite, retention but it works for incontinence too, has...More
Posted by nowthis
Stage 1 Interstim Implant TOMORROW 8/13
I have NO IDEA why I haven't posted here sooner and Hope that someone or a few someones may have some advice or...More
Posted by nowthis
New to this, but I knew it was coming
I've had the luxury of working rather close to a restroom. For the past 30 years. Even when I traveled...More
Posted by kingpig
Reply: Bladder retention
I too had stage 4 brain tumor with surgery to the right frontal lobe, chemo, and radiation. Something during...More
Posted by An_258337
Question after trial
I just finished the trial and had mixed results. The first day was great but the second day I had to keep turning...More
Posted by kgk48
antibacterial wipes vs soap and water
Trying to keep the entry point of the catheter clean. My husband is having a difficult time getting in and out of...More
Posted by ctgma
Reply: How safe is interstim therapy?
Hi there, I too am 28 and am having a terrible time with oab and urge I continence. I too have been told my...More
Posted by An_258061
Reply: leakage turns black
I have the same problem and so does one of my friends. We use different brands but the same thing happens
Posted by prissy2
Fecal incontinece
My ob/gyn referred me to a uro/gyn board certified physician that is recommending interstim therapy for fecal...More
Posted by An_257661
Severe bladder distention
I am 64 years old. I have been self catheterizing for 15 years because of an enlarged prostate which caused my...More
Posted by tgashy
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Can. Man use there to just wondering man, women or just women??????
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watery eyes during urination
I've had this all my life, 60 plus years. Nothing to worry about. I'm also a member of the rare blood...More
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Reply: Botox for a bladder spasam issue at night
Hello, I do not have any experience with botox for bladder spasms, but this overview on bladder spasms ...More
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Reply: Welcome to the Incontinence and OAB Exchange
Hi mprez1, This overview of pessaries discusses what to expect with a pessary, how well they work,...More
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Like so many parts of our bodies, your brain, your bladder and the muscles that control your bladder are always communicating. When your ... More
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