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incontinence

[in′känt·ən·əns]
(medicine)
Inability to control the natural evacuations, as the feces or the urine; specifically, involuntary evacuation from organic causes.
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Research indicates that one in 40 women suffers from some type of urinary incontinence. Not all women seek help, although 80 percent of the time, urinary problems can be completely cured," he said.
"Urinary incontinence" (UI) was defined by any involuntary urine leakage during pregnancy.
More than one-third of elderly individuals experience urinary incontinence with daily to weekly frequency.
Table 1 shows the rates of flatal incontinence, fecal incontinence and constipation according to types of urinary incontinence. There was no difference in the incidence of constipation between urinary incontinence and anal incontinence.
Furthermore, chiropractors can provide nutritional supplementation to help co-manage urinary incontinence. Finally, chiropractors should evaluate whether patients undergoing androgen deprivation therapy is a relative risk for spinal manipulative therapy.
An ambulatory surgical procedure under local anesthesia for treatment of female urinary incontinence. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 1996;7:81-5.
Prevalence of urinary incontinence in men, women, and children-current evidence: findings of the Fourth International Consultation on Incontinence.
SUI procedures are generally indicated for women with stress-predominant mixed urinary incontinence or in carefully evaluated women with equal components of stress and urgency incontinence.
Sexual function and quality of life for women with mild-to-moderate stress urinary incontinence. J Midwifery Womens Health 2011 Sep-Oct; 56(5):461-467.
BULKAMID was granted CE approval in 2003 for use in the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence and in 2017 for the treatment of vesicoureteral reflux.
Pharmaceutical company Innovus Pharmaceuticals (OTCQB Venture Market:INNV) reported on Thursday the availability of the clinically proven UriVarx to reduce urinary urgency, accidents and both day and night frequency in Overactive Bladder (OAB) and Urinary Incontinence (UI) in patients in the US .

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