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What bladder control problems stroke can cause?

An earlier post explored how stroke can rob bladder control. This post looks into what bladder problems stroke can cause. These problems could occur due to the direct damage to the brain areas that control the bladder and bladder gates as well as other impairments such as speech difficulties, movement restrictions, and understanding difficulties. Table of contents Bladder problems due to involvement of the brain areas that control the bladder and the bladder gates Urgency Urge incontinence Nocturia Increased daytime frequency Bladder problems due to other stroke-associated impairments Post-stroke bladder problems due to the involvement of bladder controlling brain areas…

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