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Neurogenic detrusor activity, also known as detrusor hyperreflexia is when the detrusor muscle of the bladder contracts more frequently and involuntarily. Neurogenic detrusor activity in men causes urinary incontinence which is the uncontrollable release of urine out of the bladder. Physiotherapy with Physio.co.uk can help to significantly to reduce symptoms that are result from neurogenic detrusor overactivity in men.


What is neurogenic detrusor overactivity?



Neurogenic detrusor activity in men or detrusor hyperreflexia is a neurological abnormality that impairs the signalling systems between the central nervous system and the bladder. This abnormality results in the brain being unable to inhibit the detrusor muscles that control the bladder and urination. The detrusor muscles therefore contracts more frequently causing the involuntary release of urine from the bladder (urinary incontinence). The impairment of the signalling systems between the bladder and the brain is caused by a disruption of the nerves supplying the detrusor muscle.


What causes neurogenic detrusor overactivity in men?



The disruption of nerves that controls the bladder in men could be caused by a number factors including; Your physiotherapist at Physio.co.uk will provide you with a full and thorough assessment so as to determine the exact cause of your problem which will then result in a more successful recovery.


What are the symptoms of neurogenic detrusor overactivity in men?



Neurogenic detrusor activity in men can cause a number of symptoms such as; If you suffer from neurogenic detrusor overactivity, there are a number of treatment options that aim to reduce any of your current symptoms. In addition to medical interventions, physiotherapy has shown to provide significant relief from problems associated with the neurogenic overactivity disorder in men.


Physiotherapy treatment for neurogenic detrusor overactivity;



Physio.co.uk has specialist physiotherapists that will provide you with a thorough assessment and comprehensive physiotherapy programme. Your physiotherapy programme with Physio.co.uk will focus on goals that are personal to you and therefore there is no standard way in which to treat neurogenic detrusor activity in men. Your physiotherapy programme will include a variety of treatment methods that will help minimise the problems you are experiencing. Physiotherapy for neurogenic detrusor overactivity may include: Your physiotherapy programme with Physio.co.uk will help you overcome the problems you have been experiencing, prevent future problems, reduce any embarrassment associated with neurogenic detrusor overactivity and help you to return to normal everyday living.


Summary



Neurogenic detrusor overactivity is a neurological condition that causes either increased or involuntary contractions of the detrusor muscle in the bladder. The involuntary contractions result from a disruption in the nerve supply to the detrusor muscle of the bladder which is caused by a variety of factors. Physiotherapy is a very effective way of retraining the bladder and reducing the symptoms of neurogenic detrusor overactivity. Physio.co.uk will provide you with a comprehensive physiotherapy programme that aims to minimise any problems you have been experiencing. Call Physio.co.uk now on 0330 088 7800 for more information or to book an appointment You can also book an appointment with us online today!


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