urgency

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urgency

The condition of being concerned about safety and requiring timely but not immediate assistance. Potentially, a distress situation.
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Thorsted underwent additional surgery to reverse the colostomy in April 2016, and has suffered afterward from severe bowel urgency, according to the lawsuit.
I reiterated that her symptoms may be due to progression of her MS; however, it appeared that there might be some non-MS related issues that may be contributing to her bowel urgency.
Biofeedback will help you learn about your muscles and how to use them to prevent incontinence, bladder or bowel urgency, and frequency.