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Could It Be Overactive Bladder?

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Reviewed by Arefa Cassoobhoy, MD, MPH on January 15, 2014



American Urological Association: "Diagnosis and treatment of overactive bladder (non-neurogenic) in adults: AUA/SUFU Guideline."

Association of Reproductive Health Professionals: "Diagnosis and Management of Overactive Bladder." 

Bent, A. Ostergard's Urogynecology and Pelvic Floor Dysfunction, 2008.

Fry, C. Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports, March 2013.

Markland, A. The Journal of Urology, August 2011.

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse: "Urinary Incontinence in Men."

National Kidney and Urologic Diseases Information Clearinghouse: "Urinary Incontinence in Women."

UpToDate: "Epidemiology, risk factors, and pathogenesis of urinary incontinence."

Wein, Alan J. Overactive Bladder in Clinical Practice, 2011.

Duke Health: "Overactive Bladder and Urinary Tract Infections: Gotta Go…and Go…and Go?"

UpToDate: "Urinary Incontinence in Men."

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