urge incontinence

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urge incontinence

n.
Leakage of urine from the bladder that accompanies an insistent need to urinate. Also called urgency incontinence.
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Noun1.urge incontinence - urinary incontinence that is generally attributable to involuntary contracts of the bladder muscle resulting in an urgent need to urinate accompanied by a sudden loss of urine; most common in people over 60 years of age
enuresis, urinary incontinence - inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
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Surgical treatments for urge incontinence, such as augmentation cystoplasty or urinary diversion, are options reserved for patients with severe, refractory, complicated non-neurogenic urgency incontinence (Gormley et al.
Neuromodulation and intravesical botulinum toxin for urgency incontinence arrived on the scene and offered new possibilities for treating mixed incontinence.
That's called urgency incontinence or an overactive bladder.
Should the results prove successful, StimGuard plans to develop a commercial product solution that would enable clinicians to treat urinary urgency incontinence associated with OAB in an office based procedure through a needle using ultrasound guidance.
Patients requesting treatment had to have at least two urgency incontinence episodes in a 3-day diary, at least 12 weeks since their last treatment, and their postvoid residual had to be less than 200 cc," said Dr.
OAB-wet occurs when a patient has urgency incontinence.
Overactive bladder is a symptom complex that is characterized by urinary urgency, with or without urgency incontinence, usually with frequency and
There are two major types: urgency incontinence (when you can not make it to the toilet in time) and stress incontinence (when you cough and laugh)
What patient wouldn't opt for stress and urgency incontinence therapy that is simple, noninvasive, inexpensive, and uncomplicated by side effects?