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Neurogenic bladder



Are there any new treatments for a neurogenic bladder caused by nerve damage due to spina bifida? The treatment currently is ditropan xl and self catheterization.


Other treatments including surgery are available and I suggest you consult with a urologist.  Board certified urologists are familiar with this problem and are aware of the various treatment options.  Not all are applicable to all patients, and an evaluation is therefore necessary.

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Martin I Resnick, MD Martin I Resnick, MD
Formerly, Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University