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    Default Loss of bladder sensation maybe TMI

    Since having DD when I have to pee I have to really concentrate on doing it. Sometimes takes me a whole minute to start peeing!
    I thought initially this was an issue with my pelvic floor as I have wet myself on the odd occasion (lol) but It hasn't happened when sneezing/coughing/running etc.

    I had an epidural and my baby was ROP. She never turned and came out facing the other way. I also had the epi switched off so I could move around to push but I still didn't feel the contractions properly and pushed DD from pure adrenaline/fear after mw not being able to find DDs heartbeat. So I did do some damage, stitches etc. Also i had trouble peeing with the epi in obviously due to being numb, it feels similiar.
    Not sure if it's relevant.

    Anyone in the same boat or have any idea?

    Baby wearing, co-sleeping, booby feeding mummy to one

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    I had this problem after having ds2. I had a planned cs though.
    It took months before I had any sensation to urinate. I only knew I needed to go because the area around my bladder would get firm when I pushed on it. Like you I had no problems with any leakage and did plenty of pelvic floor exercises.
    In time it got better. Maybe 3-4 months. I had complications from my spinal which I thought may have caused it as I got tested for a uti and nothing showed.
    I hope you get better soon. I know how frustrating it is.

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