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Getting an Evaluation

Urinary Retention

If you suffer from any of the symptoms of urinary retention, you’re not alone. Medtronic Bladder Control Therapy  (Sacral Neuromodulation), delivered by the InterStim™ System, may be an option for you.

About the Evaluation

If you have not had success with other treatments or could not tolerate them, talk to your doctor about the Medtronic Bladder Control Therapy evaluation. During the evaluation, you'll have the opportunity to test Medtronic Bladder Control Therapy before making a long-term commitment. The evaluation generally lasts several days. Before and during the evaluation, you'll be asked to track your symptoms to help determine how well the therapy works for you.

Your Healthcare Team

Talk to your primary care doctor, urologist, urogynaecologist, or gynaecologist about treating your bladder control problem today.

Questions and Answers

See answers to commonly asked questions about the evaluation and how Medtronic Bladder Control Therapy may relieve urinary retention symptoms.

Personal Stories

Read about the experiences of people who have received Medtronic Bladder Control Therapy for urinary retention. You’ll learn first-hand what life was like for these particular individuals, both before and after treatment.

Information on this site should not be used as a substitute for talking with your doctor. Always talk with your doctor about diagnosis and treatment information.