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Frequently Asked Questions About Sacral Neuromodulation Therapy

Sacral Neuromodulation Therapy (SNT) is a surgical therapy designed to help women with symptoms of overactive bladder, urinary retention, and fecal incontinence. These symptoms often develop when there is a miscommunication between the brain and the sacral nerves that control the bladder and bowels. SNT targets the nerves that control the bladder or bowels to help them function normally again. Many women choose this therapy after they have tried and failed more conservatives therapies such as behavioral changes, medications, or pelvic floor physical therapy. 

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