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bladder control loss

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The scan showed a slip disk was pressing on nerves in Ginny's lower back, although she thinks this was misreported, and she was not sent for surgery.

The turning point came on August 10 2011, when Ginny realised she had not passed urine for more than 24 hours.

She said: “I realised that I hadn’t needed been in ages and sat on the toilet, but there was absolutely no feeling. No matter how hard I tried, I couldn’t urinate.

“I was on my own and I didn’t know what to do. I decided to go straight to the doctor first thing the next morning. She did sensation tests and I couldn’t feel anything.

“She gave me a note to take to the hospital and I was sent to the orthopeadic ward.

“The note said she couldn’t rule out cauda equina syndrome. It was the first time I’d ever heard of it.”

After returning to NHUH, Ginny was asked to take a seat and wait, but her bowels and bladder were so full that they emptied themselves in the waiting room - to her huge embarrassment.

My dog is a 10 year old Rottie I think she is dying is loss of bladder control sign?

Collapsed rotweiller. Ten years old. Loss of bladder control all of a sudden. Panting. Won't get up. Is she dying?


I don't know if it's necessarily a sign of "dying" but it's definitely a sign of "get me to the vet now."
She is getting old, they usually live 12-13 years.


Probably not, but these symptoms are severe and could be indicative of a number of different illnesses, many of which are treatable....and some that aren't. She needs a vet. Put yourself in her shoes - if you had collapsed, wet yourself and were feeling

Why do I have sudden loss of bladder control?

For the last week, I've hardly had any bladder control. Usually, I can hold it for hours. Now, after I drink something I have to pee right away and I CANNOT hold it. Peeing is usually accompanied by a ticklish tingling sensation that's like the urge


you could have a bladder or kidney or urinary tract infection. Or a weird STD, drink cranberry juice and go get checked out.


Pregnant?