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deficiency

Biology the absence of a gene or a region of a chromosome normally present
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Comparison of the treatment outcome of pubovaginal sling, tension-free vaginal tape and transobturator tape for stress urinary incontinence with intrinsic sphincter deficiency.
In fact this procedure addresses both the weak anatomic support to the vesicourethral segment and also adds strength to urethra if at all there is intrinsic sphincter deficiency.
TVT improves continence in women who have a hypermobile urethra, intrinsic sphincter deficiency or who have had less than optimal results from other surgeries.
In the pilot study, Chondrogel, was tested in 32 patients with stress urinary incontinence due to intrinsic sphincter deficiency (ISD).
The patient most likely has intrinsic sphincter deficiency.