Urinary incontinence is the involuntary excretion of urine from one's body. It is often temporary, and it almost always results from an underlying medical condition. In this article, the term "incontinence" will be used to mean urinary incontinence. See also fecal incontinence. Types of incontinence Stress incontinence Stress incontinence is incontinence caused by coughing, laughing, sneezing, exercising or other movements that increase intrabdominal pressure and thus increase pressu ...
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Laparoscopic Surgery in Urology
... Laparoscopy is a minimally invasive alternative to standard open surgery in which a special camera called a laparoscope is used to produce an inside view of the abdominal cavity. Surgeons use the lapa...
Source: Cleveland Clinic

Complications
... Urinary incontinence can lead to physical problems. But more distressing than these physical problems may be the effect incontinence can have on your quality of life. Possible complications include: S...
Source: MayoClinic

Treatment
... Treatment for urinary incontinence depends on the type of incontinence, the severity of your problem and the underlying cause. Your doctor will recommend the approaches that are best suited to your co...
Source: MayoClinic

Self-care
... Problems with urine leakage may require you to take extra care to keep your skin clean and dry. You may need to use a washcloth to clean and dry yourself. Products such as powders, moisturizers and de...
Source: MayoClinic

Sample Bladder Record
... NAME: ____________________________________________ DATE: ____________________________________________ INSTRUCTIONS: Place a check in the appropriate column next to the time you urinated in the toilet...
Source: HealthWorld

Urinary Incontinence in Adults: Acute and Chronic Management
... How Your Body Makes, Stores, and Releases Urine When you eat and drink, your body absorbs the liquid. The kidneys filter out waste products from the body fluids and make urine. Urine travels down tub...
Source: HealthWorld

Urinary Incontinence
... If you have urinary incontinence, you suffer from a loss of bladder control or your bladder fails to retain urine properly. As a result, you can''t keep from passing urine, even though you may try to ...
Source: HealthWorld

Homeopathic Medicines for Involuntary Urination
... Involuntary urination is ironically a problem experienced at both ends of a person''s life, both during infancy and aging. But while infants experience this problem because they haven''t yet learned h...
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