Detrusor Sphincter Dyssynergia - DSD - Available Treatments?
I have urinary retention due to neurogenic bladder.
Since my last post I have obtained more of my records and according to my urodynamics my bladder detrusor IS contracting properly. The current diagnosis is "detrusor sphincter dyssenergia".
My dr. now has me trying Doxazosin to see if that helps me to void on my own.
Are there any other therapies that you know of for DSD? I self-cath every time I have to go to the bathroom, otherwise I can't go, so even if I could reduce the number of times I have to self-cath, that would be ideal.
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