neuropathic bladder


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neu·ro·path·ic blad·der

any defective functioning of bladder due to impaired innervation, for example, cord bladder, neuropathic bladder.
Synonym(s): neurogenic bladder

neuropathic bladder

neu·ro·path·ic blad·der

(nūr'ō-path'ik blad'ĕr)
Any defective functioning of bladder due to impaired innervation.
Synonym(s): neurogenic bladder.
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The neuropathic bladder is usually accompanied either by faecal incontinence or chronic constipation, which may necessitate daily bowel washouts.
This diagnostic assessment allows each child to be categorised into one of four subtypes of neuropathic bladder dysfunction based on sphincter and detrusor muscle activity (Table 1).
In patients with a neuropathic bladder, disordered innervation commonly results in dyssynergia between the detrusor and external sphincters, which adversely affects bladder function.
Among the many different classification systems of neuropathic bladders, we find the 'functional classification' simple and clinically useful.
After approval from the internal review board, we conducted a prospective evaluation of children with neuropathic bladder and neuropathic bowel dysfunction (constipation and fecal incontinence) who failed to benefit from conservative medical management.
Results for older adults, pregnant women and people with neuropathic bladders were less clear-cut.