Are MS patients good candidates for interstim bladder pacemakers? My new gynecologist wonders why my urologist never recommended this to me.
In general the bladder stimulators have been helpful to many MS patients, but a large number have reported a ‘wearing off’ of the benefit over two years. Thus, several urologists have cut back on using them.
Benjamin M. Greenberg, MD, MHS
Director, Transverse Myelitis, Neuromyelitis Optica and Pediatric Demyelinating Disease Programs
Director, Neurosciences Clinical Research Center
UT Southwestern Medical Center
Childrens Medical Center