Int Urogynecol J 2022 May 2;33(5):1157-1164. Epub 2022 Mar 2.
Department of Urology, Weill Cornell Medicine/New York Presbyterian Hospital, 525 E. 68th Street, New York, NY, 10021, USA.
Introduction And Hypothesis: The objective was to systemically review the current literature on the association of gut, vaginal, and urinary dysbiosis in female patients with overactive bladder (OAB).
Methods: We performed a comprehensive literature search following the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (PRISMA) protocols for systematic reviews. In the EMBASE, CINAHL, and Medline databases, a search was conducted using key words such as "microbiome," "microbiota," "microflora," "overactive bladder," "urge," "gut," "vaginal. Read More