Overactive Bladder

About- Overactive bladder (OAB) also called hypertonicity of bladder is a problem with bladder function that causes the sudden need to urinate.
Symptoms-
Overactive bladder (OAB) Urinary urgency 
Overactive bladder (OAB) Urine leakage
Overactive bladder (OAB) Frequent urination
Overactive bladder (OAB) Nocturia
 
Causes-
Overactive bladder (OAB) Overactive bladder occurs due to involuntarily contraction of the muscles of the bladder even when the volume of urine in the bladder is low. Possible factors are 
Overactive bladder (OAB) Stroke
Overactive bladder (OAB) Multiple sclerosis
Overactive bladder (OAB) Diabetes
Overactive bladder (OAB) Certain Medications that cause a rapid increase in urine production
Overactive bladder (OAB) Urinary tract infections
Overactive bladder (OAB) Bladder abnormalities such as tumors or bladder stones
Overactive bladder (OAB) Enlarged prostate
Overactive bladder (OAB) Constipation
Overactive bladder (OAB) Previous operations to treat other forms of incontinence
Overactive bladder (OAB) Excess consumption of caffeine or alcohol
Overactive bladder (OAB) Older age
Overactive bladder (OAB) Incomplete bladder emptying

Specialists to visit
Urologist Urologist

Urologist Gynaecologist and Obstetrician
Urologist Physiotherapist
Urologist Geriatrician

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Overactive bladder
References
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
http://www.urologyhealth.org
https://www.medicinenet.com

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