Changes in detrusor muscle oxygenation during detrusor overactivity contractions.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To investigate changes in the oxygenated and deoxygenated haemoglobin (Hb) of the bladder wall during voluntary and involuntary detrusor contractions. STUDY DESIGN Women with lower urinary tract symptoms were recruited from a urodynamics clinic. Near infra-red spectroscopy, a non-invasive optical technique which monitors changes in tissue… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2012.03.030

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