What is Bladder augmentation?

Category: Surgeries

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A bladder augmentation is a surgical procedure done to expand the holding capacity of urine and to lower pressure within the bladder.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

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

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bladder augmentation

Side effect Patients
Abdominal pain 1
Inability to stand for long periods 1
In bed all day 1
Recurring urinary tract infection 1

Duration

Stopped having Bladder augmentation

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 3
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
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