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Overactive Bladder

Known as: Hyperactivity of bladder, Overactive Urinary Bladder, hypertonic bladder 
Symptom of overactive detrusor muscle of the URINARY BLADDER that contracts with abnormally high frequency and urgency. Overactive bladder is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
OBJECTIVE • To estimate and predict worldwide and regional prevalence of lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), overactive bladder… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE The Overactive Bladder Innovative Therapy trial was a randomized, multicenter, controlled study that compared the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVES To examine the effect overactive bladder (OAB) and other lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) on health-related quality… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Overactive bladder (OAB) is a syndrome characterized by urinary urgency, with or without urgency urinary incontinence, usually… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVES Overactive bladder (OAB) is a common symptom syndrome with urgency, urinary frequency, and urgency incontinence. To… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BK large conductance voltage- and calcium-activated potassium channels respond to elevations in intracellular calcium and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVES To update the cost of urinary incontinence (UI) for year 2000 and compare it with the cost of overactive bladder (OAB… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Overactive bladder (OAB), with symptoms of frequency, urgency, and urge incontinence, substantially affects the lives of millions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Extracellular ATP is implicated in numerous sensory processes ranging from the response to pain to the regulation of motility in… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVES This article summarizes evidence supporting the conclusion that the spontaneous rises in pressure that occur in the… Expand
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