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overactive

(ō′vər-ăk′tĭv)
adj.
Active to an excessive or abnormal degree: an overactive pituitary gland; an overactive imagination.

o′ver·ac·tiv′i·ty n.
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Keywords: Detrusor overactivity, Detrusor areflexia, Neurogenic bladder, Spinal cord injury, Urodynamic study/Urodynamics.
30] Fentanyl has also been shown in animal studies to have a cardioprotective and anti-arrhythmic effect in sympathetic overactivity, independent of its haemodynamic effects.
Phasic detrusor overactivity is characterized by wave form, usually occurs multiple times throughout filling, and may or may not lead to incontinence.
Obesity and adipokines: Effects on sympathetic overactivity.
Detrusor overactivity with high contractile frequency and urgency manifests as excessive and involuntary detrusor contraction in the bladder.
Detrusor overactivity, detrusor hypocontractility, DSD bladder sensation, and low bladder compliance were defined in reference to the standardized report for the terminology of lower urinary tract function by the ICS.
The effects of BTX on his bladder were not immediate, but while he was under close monitoring and blood pressure control as an inpatient, his overactivity and dysreflexia were eventually eliminated.
Efficacy and complications of intradetrusor injection with botulinum toxin A in patients with refractory idiopathic detrusor overactivity.
M2 EQUITYBITES-March 18, 2014-Ipsen reports positive results from phase IIa clinical study of Dysport in the treatment of patients with Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity (NDO)
M2 PHARMA-March 18, 2014-Ipsen reports positive results from phase IIa clinical study of Dysport in the treatment of patients with Neurogenic Detrusor Overactivity (NDO)
Sacral nerve stimulation in patients with detrusor overactivity.