In overflow incontinence
caused by obstruction, the treatment is a surgical procedure to relieve the obstruction or intermittent catheterization or indwelling catheter.
Other signs and symptoms, such as particulate discharge, stones in the pouch, difficulty with catheterization, pouch distention, overflow incontinence
, rectal bleeding, changes in bowel habits and abdominal pain should not be overlooked.
Overflow incontinence is observed in 7% to 11% of incontinent elderly individuals and is characterized by a reduction in the force and caliber of the urinary stream, incomplete micturition, and the sensation of incomplete voiding.
Treatment for overflow incontinence depends on the cause of the urinary retention.
is the spilling over of small amounts of urine when the bladder is full.
OVERVIEW Total Incontinence Stress Incontinence Urge Incontinence/Overactive Bladder Overflow Incontinence
Mixed Incontinence Transient Incontinence II.
These four main types of incontinence are: overflow incontinence
, stress urinary incontinence, urge incontinence and mixed incontinence.
URINARY INCONTINENCE: A MEDICAL PERSPECTIVE II-20 Types of Urinary Incontinence II-20 Stress Incontinence II-20 Urge Incontinence II-20 Overflow Incontinence
II-20 Reflex Incontinence II-20 Functional Incontinence II-21 Transient Incontinence II-21 Treatment Modalities for Urinary Incontinence II-21 Bladder Control Products and Incontinence Management II-21 Bladder Control Products II-21 Female Incontinence and Bladder Control Products II-22 Bladder Control Products and Male Incontinence II-22 Incontinence Management Techniques II-22 Bladder Training II-22 Catheterization II-22 Moisture Alarms II-23 Electrical Stimulation II-23 Surgical Treatment II-23 7.
Influence's In-Flow(TM) catheter is designed for women with overflow incontinence
caused by atonic bladder (a condition where the bladder lacks the normal muscle tone, resulting in the inability to urinate normally; it can be the result of spinal cord injury, nervous system disorders caused by Multiple Sclerosis or Diabetes and medication).
Types of male incontinence include: Stress Incontinence, Urge Incontinence, Mixed Incontinence, Overflow Incontinence
and Functional Incontinence.
In a third type, overflow incontinence
, the bladder doesn't empty completely or spills over because nerves controlling the bladder fail to work.