What is Orthotopic Neobladder Surgery?
Removing the bladder is only treatment for certain types of bladder cancer. After the removal of bladder we reconstruct a new one from intestine which is called orthotopic bladder.
If this surgery is performed by a well experienced surgeon the patient should expect the following benefits of the new bladder:
- No urinary incontinence during day time (when he is awake),
- Urinating easily,
- Complete emptying of bladder,
- Rare urinary infection.