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  • Writer's pictureNicole Cozean

Case Report: The Missing Piece in a Complex Patient

In this case report we go through a complex pelvic pain patient who had been getting treatment for over 10 years before coming to the PelvicSanity Out of Town Program.

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Her symptoms included bladder pain, urinary urgency/frequency (30+ times per day) and burning vaginal pain.

She had been diagnosed with IC and tried all the typical medical management pieces (oral medications, nerve blocks, bladder instillations, etc.) as well as to multiple physical therapists.

The biggest missing piece? Rectal evaluation and treatment.

In over 10 years of going to multiple practitioners, no one had ever done a rectal exam! On the initial evaluation we reproduced some of her major symptoms and rectal treatment became a staple of her treatment during her out of town program.

Even though there weren't any obvious "better do rectal" signs! Check out the full 'sode for all the details and what we found!

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Nicole Cozean, PT, DPT, WCS

Founder of Pelvic PT Rising and PelvicSanity Physical Therapy in Southern California.

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Jesse Cozean, MBA

Co-founder of the Pelvic PT Rising and the Rising Podcast.

Jesse uses his business experience to help pelvic health business owners start and grow their practices so they can build a practice that truly works for them. From website design, SEO, conversions, marketing, finance and money mindset, he wants to make the process of owning your own practice easier and fun.

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