Detrussor Under Activity (overflow Incont)

Etiology

  • Nerve dysfxn w/impaired sensation or contraction of bladder→cauda equina, severe PN, other
  • Can lead to overflow

Symptoms

  • Weakness
  • Impaired ability to sense bladder fullness
  • Inability to empty
  • Regular leakage small amounts urine
  • Peripheral numbness

Physical Exam Findings

  • Decreased distal sensation
  • Impaired strength
  • Diminished reflexes
  • Palpable bladder