Bladder instability and enuresis treated by acupuncture and electro-therapeutics: early urodynamic observations.

@article{Minni1990BladderIA,
  title={Bladder instability and enuresis treated by acupuncture and electro-therapeutics: early urodynamic observations.},
  author={B Minni and Nicola Capozza and Giuseppe Cret{\`i} and Mario De Gennaro and Paolo Caione and J J Bischko},
  journal={Acupuncture & electro-therapeutics research},
  year={1990},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={19-25}
}
The authors report the results of a study on 20 children suffering from a particular type of enuresis, associated with bladder instability, characterized by uninhibited contractions of the detrusor muscle. The children selected showed symptoms of enuresis, frequency, urinary urgency and a positive urodynamic test. This test was performed on 11 patients before and after acupuncture. In 16 out of 20 children, the authors observed a net increase in the intensity and frequency of uninhibited… CONTINUE READING