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Urinary Incontinence

What is urinary incontinence (UI)?

Urinary incontinence (UI) is the loss of bladder control, or being unable to control urination. It is a common condition. It can range from being a minor problem to something that greatly affects your daily life. In any case, it can get better with proper treatment.

What are the types of urinary incontinence (UI)?

There are several different types of UI. Each type has different symptoms and causes:

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  1. Urinary Incontinence (National Library of Medicine)  
    What is urinary incontinence (UI)? Urinary incontinence (UI) is the loss of bladder control, or being unable to control urination. It is a common condition. It can range ...
  2. You have urinary incontinence . This means that you are not able to keep urine from leaking from your urethra, the tube that ... urine out of your body from your bladder. Urinary incontinence may occur as you get older. It can ...
  3. ... into the urethra to help control urine leakage ( urinary incontinence ) caused by a weak urinary sphincter. The sphincter ... RR, et al. Surgical treatment of female stress urinary Incontinence: AUA/SUFU Guideline. J Urol . 2017;198(4): ...
  4. Stress urinary incontinence occurs when your bladder leaks urine during physical activity or exertion. It may happen when you cough, ...
  5. ... hold any urine. The three main types of urinary incontinence are: Stress incontinence -- occurs during activities like coughing, ... type of incontinence, usually both stress and urge urinary incontinence. Bowel incontinence is when you are unable to ...
  6. You have urinary incontinence. This means you are not able to prevent urine from leaking from your urethra. This is the tube ... urine out of your body from your bladder. Urinary incontinence may occur because of aging, surgery, weight gain, ...
  7. Urinary Incontinence (Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health)  
    Urinary Incontinence/Women ... Urinary Incontinence ... Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health
  8. ... the bladder to drain urine Urinary tract infection Urinary incontinence is a long-term (chronic) problem. While treatments ... function and disorders: physiology of micturition, voiding ... urinary tract infections, and painful bladder syndrome. In: ...
  9. ... are types of surgeries that help control stress urinary incontinence . This is urine leakage that happens when you ... Vaginal sling procedures are done to treat stress urinary incontinence. Before discussing surgery, your doctor will have you ...
  10. Urinary Incontinence in Older Adults From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute on Aging)  
    Alzheimer's Disease/Related Issues ... Alzheimer's Disease ... Alzheimer's Caregivers/Specifics ... Alzheimer's Caregivers ... Urinary Incontinence/Older Adults ... Urinary Incontinence
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