irritable bladder


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Related to irritable bladder: interstitial cystitis

irritable bladder

Urge incontinence, see there.

irritable bladder

Bladder condition marked by increased frequency of contraction with an associated desire to urinate.
See also: bladder
References in periodicals archive ?
For irritable bladder, there's bladder retraining and muscle relaxant drugs.
IF you are suffering from an irritable bladder, he may suggest a drug to relax them.
HERE'S a list of what some homeopaths recommend to treat irritable bladder. For each of the symptoms below you can take a dose every 15 minutes for four doses during an acute attack.
I'm sending you my leaflet on Irritable Bladder Syndrome.
Headaches Oral and / or facial pain Irritable bowel syndrome Irritable bladder syndrome Difficulty swallowing Heart problems Fatigue Difficulty concentrating Amnesic-confabulatory syndrome Other Examining the four quadrants takes approximately 1 hour if the patient history is covered concurrently.
* hypersensitivity to distension of the bladder with even a tiny amount of urine, leading to irritable bladder
* Symptoms of irritable bowel and irritable bladder.
Painful menstrual periods (dysmenorrhea), chest pain, morning stiffness, cognitive or memory impairment, numbness and tingling sensations, muscle twitching, irritable bladder, the feeling of swollen extremities, skin sensitivity, dry eyes and mouth, frequent changes in eye prescription, dizziness and impaired coordination can occur.
-- Hormonal manipulation may prove to provide relief for women with chronic, cyclic irritable bladder symptoms, results of a University of Washington pilot study suggested.