Treatment of detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia by pudendal nerve block in patients with spinal cord injury.

@article{Tsai2002TreatmentOD,
  title={Treatment of detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia by pudendal nerve block in patients with spinal cord injury.},
  author={S J Tsai and Henry L. Lew and Elaine S Date and L I Bih},
  journal={Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation},
  year={2002},
  volume={83 5},
  pages={714-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To study the effects of pudendal nerve block with phenol on detrusor-sphincter dyssynergia in patients with spinal cord injury (SCI). DESIGN Before-after trial performed by using a consecutive sample. SETTING Rehabilitation hospital affiliated with a medical school. PATIENTS Twenty-two male SCI patients (mean age, 46.3+/-11.9y; mean duration postinjury, 2.7y) with voiding dysfunction resulting from external urethral sphincter hypertonicity. INTERVENTION Pudendal nerve block… CONTINUE READING
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