What is Bladder mesh?

Category: Surgeries

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See also: Vaginal sling

Bladder mesh is a surgical treatment used to treat urinary incontinence. A synthetic material called mesh is inserted to create a sling for the bladder and urethra. This procedure lifts and compresses the bladder and urethra preventing urinary leaks.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
1
Moderate
0
Mild
2
None
3

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bladder mesh

Side effect Patients
Bladder leakage 1
Difficulty urinating (dysuria) 1
Frequent urination 1
Scars 1
Stomach pain 1
Urinary incontinence 1

Show all 7 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently having Bladder mesh

Dosage Patients
one time 1

Duration

Currently having Bladder mesh

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped having Bladder mesh

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 9
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 4
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 3
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 3
Not specified 3
Last updated:
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