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What physical problems can cause an overactive bladder?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Medicine
Physical problems such as a bladder stones or tumors can cause an overactive bladder. Anything that blocks the bladder from working properly will also lead to symptoms. This can include constipation or an enlarged prostate.

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