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What is sacral nerve stimulation for overactive bladder?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Medicine
If your overactive bladder symptoms cannot or have not been helped by traditional treatments or medication, sacral nerve stimulation may offer some relief. This minimally invasive procedure provides electrical stimulation to the lower back to help relax and improve function of the bladder. 

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