Lower urinary tract symptoms include having to rush to get to a toilet, difficulty starting one’s stream, an intermittent stream, need to strain to urinate, slow stream or sensation of incomplete emptying. The way an individual feels about his symptoms can vary. It might be just a minor irritation. In others, it can lead to embarrassment, depression and a lack of self-confidence ¬– not to mention the inability to get a good night’s sleep. Ochsner urologists are here, first, to correctly identifying the cause of your condition and, second, to offer innovative therapies and/or surgical solutions to restore function. The bottom line is you don’t have to live this way. Ochsner can help.
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