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in·con·ti·nence

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

Condition resulting from various causes, including injury or old age, in which urination cannot be voluntarily controlled. It may be temporary or permanent.
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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
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incontinence

noun
A complete surrender of inhibitions:
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Translations
inkontinens
karkailu
incontinentie

incontinence

[ɪnˈkɒntɪnəns] Nincontinencia f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

incontinence

[ɪnˈkɒntɪnəns] nincontinence f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

incontinence

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

incontinence

:
incontinence pad
nEinlage ffür Inkontinente
incontinence sheet
nUnterlage ffür Inkontinente
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incontinence

[ɪnˈkɒntɪnəns] n (Med) → incontinenza
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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
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References in periodicals archive ?
Various conditions such as pregnancy, hepatic surgery are reported to cause temporary urinary continence and healthcare professional often examines the extent of urinary incontinence using urodynamic catheter which in turn expected to drive the growth of the urodynamic catheter market.
This allows for closure of the urethral lumen upon increased pressure and maintains urinary continence (Koelbl et al., 2013).
Subset analysis of the 15 patients with urinary continence at baseline, showed substantially greater improvement from a median baseline score of six to 13;p=0.012.
The study additionally reports that 98% of men maintained pad-free urinary continence after their procedure and 85% maintained erectile function, both material improvements over that seen with surgery and radiation therapy.
Fully 98 percent of men maintained pad-free urinary continence after their procedure and 85 percent maintained erectile function, according to the study's results.
Subset analysis of the 15 patients with urinary continence at baseline, showed greater improvement from a median baseline score of six to 13; p=0.012.
Diabetes mellitus: does it impair urinary continence after radical cystoprostatectomy and ileal orthotopic bladder substitution?
This phenomenon may be due to total or partial recovery of POP impacting mid-urethral urinary continence. Therefore, distinguishing between POP and SUI is necessary to offer patients the best treatment strategy.
Figure 1 shows the learning curve along the series regarding the outcomes surgery time, urinary continence, and sexual potency 12 months after surgery, along with the multiple surgical margin rates in pT2 and pT3 cases along with the multiple surgical margin rates.
11 children (17%) were described as "always dry" or "mostly dry," while 54 (83%) were "always wet" or "mostly wet." There was a strong association between urinary continence and the practice of CIC: eight of 17 children (47%) performing CIC and three of 48 (6%) not performing CIC were dry or mostly dry (p = 0.001).
[14,26,27] In an analysis of the prevalence of enuresis according to the age of acquisition of daytime urinary continence, Chiozza et al.