Acute urinary retention after subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation

J. Schlaier, M. Lange, H.-M. Fritsche, W. Wieland, A. Brawanski & R. Ganzer
Objective: Deep brain stimulation improves not only motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease but also urinary function by increasing bladder capacity and reducing urgency. There are no data in the current literature describing deteriorated bladder function after DBS in patients with preoperatively[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]