Problem

Neurogenic voiding dysfunction

Nature:
Neurogenic voiding dysfunction refers to all types of bladder dysfunction caused by neurologic disease or any type of neurologic damage. Symptoms include incontinence and the inability to completely empty the bladder at an acceptable pressure. Complications, in addition to those specifically related to incontinence and poor emptying, include urinary tract and overwhelming systemic infection and silent but significant kidney damage.
Broader Problems:
Urinary bladder disorders
Values:
Malfunction
Subject(s):
Medicine Nervous system
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
08.03.2001 – 00:00 CET