Originally Posted by Gavi112
It could very well be connected although you usually experience bladder problems first. I have prolapsed neck disc with bone pressing on my spinal cord although I do not have stenosis. I have been told that inability to empty the bladder or bowel is considered much more serious than incontinence as it will obviously harm your body whereas incontinence won't.
I would suggest you tell your Dr of your suspicians as they may want to do further tests.
thank you, i do have trouble with my bladder as well, it drips so to speak and i always have to urinate. the other issue with the bowels are to the point that sometimes if i dont have a bathroom nearby i lose all control. its very embarressing. i see my doctor tuesday. thanks again!