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in·con·ti·nence

 (ĭn-kŏn′tə-nəns)
n.
The quality or state of being incontinent.

incontinence

Condition resulting from various causes, including injury or old age, in which urination cannot be voluntarily controlled. It may be temporary or permanent.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.incontinence - involuntary urination or defecation
excreting, excretion, voiding, elimination, evacuation - the bodily process of discharging waste matter
enuresis, urinary incontinence - inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
2.incontinence - indiscipline with regard to sensuous pleasures
indiscipline, undiscipline - the trait of lacking discipline
rakishness - the quality of a rake

incontinence

noun
A complete surrender of inhibitions:
Translations
inkontinens
karkailu
incontinentie

incontinence

[ɪnˈkɒntɪnəns] Nincontinencia f

incontinence

[ɪnˈkɒntɪnəns] nincontinence f

incontinence

n (Med) → Inkontinenz f; (of desires)Zügellosigkeit f, → Hemmungslosigkeit f

incontinence

:
incontinence pad
nEinlage ffür Inkontinente
incontinence sheet
nUnterlage ffür Inkontinente

incontinence

[ɪnˈkɒntɪnəns] n (Med) → incontinenza

in·con·ti·nence

n. incontinencia, emisión involuntaria, inhabilidad de controlar la orina o las heces fecales;
bowel ______ intestinal;
fecal ______ fecal;
overflow ______ por rebozamiento;
reflex ______ de reflejo;
urinary ______ urinaria;
urinary stress ______ urinaria de esfuerzo.

incontinence

n incontinencia; fecal — incontinencia fecal, incapacidad f para retener las heces; overflow — incontinencia por rebosamiento; stress — incontinencia de esfuerzo; urge — incontinencia de urgencia; urinary — incontinencia urinaria, incapacidad f para retener la orina
References in periodicals archive ?
Keywords: Anal incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic floor disorders, pelvic organ prolapse, rectocele
It was shown that routine mediolateral episiotomy did not protect against the appearance of urinary incontinence after vaginal delivery, while the risk of anal incontinence could be increased.
Anal incontinence was assessed by means of a validated scoring and grading system as described by Pescatori et al.
The effect of concealed concomitant anal incontinence symptoms in patients with urinary incontinence on their quality of life.
The PFDI-20 and PFIQ-7 questionnaires are considered the most reliable and rigorous instruments available in assessing life impact and QOL of women with symptoms of pelvic floor dysfunction (PFD), including UI, POP, and anal incontinence.
In fistulectomy the whole fistulous tract is excised (with diathermy or knife) but this method might result in anal sphincter impairment resulting into anal incontinence.
Risks of anal incontinence from subsequent vaginal delivery after a complete obstetric anal sphincter tear.
Setons are used in cases of complicated high fistulae wherein a fistulotomy can result in anal incontinence.
In 2006, the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommended against routine episiotomy, and in 2008 the National Quality Forum stated that limiting routine episiotomy was important to patient safety, noting the increased risks of pain, laceration, and anal incontinence associated with the procedure.