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Understanding Neurogenic Bladder

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Apr 22, 2021

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Neurogenic bladder is lack of bladder control caused by problems with the nerves that go to your bladder. This can be caused by a number of conditions where the nerves were damaged such as stroke, Parkinsons, multiple sclerosis to name a few.  If you are experiencing frequent urination, speak to your medical team. 

See Also:

United Spinal Association Bladder page for Spinal cord injury

Merck Manual Neurogenic Bladder 
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/quick-facts-kidney-and-urinary-tract-disorders/disorders-of-urination/neurogenic-bladder

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