What are the American Urological Association (AUA) fourth-line treatment recommendations for interstitial cystitis/bladder pain syndrome (IC/BPS)?

Updated: Dec 04, 2020
  • Author: Eric S Rovner, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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AUA fourth-line treatment recommentations include the following [3] :

  • Intradetrusor botulinum toxin A (BTX-A); post-treatment intermittent self-catheterization may be required
  • A trial of neurostimulation may be performed and, if successful, implantation of permanent neurostimulation devices

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