urotherapy

urotherapy

An obsolete method for treating disease using urine.
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Urotherapy is a non-standardised term referring to non-surgical and non-pharmacological treatment of lower urinary tract dysfunction.
A total of 38 patients with PUV and 14 patients with NNBSB began CIC per sensate urethra in the urotherapy laboratory since 1999 (Table 1).
However six months of successful combination treatment comprising of desmopressin medication and urotherapy (aiming to correct the underlying bladder dysfunction) resulted in significant improvements with normalisation of sleep disturbance, brainstem functions and enhanced cognitive performance.
Essential to the overview are instances of poor sanitation, epidemics, and quackery and the efficacy of home remedies, mineral spas, urotherapy, patent tonics, barroom surgery, and extractors for arrows and bullets.