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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 ?
Likewise, obstetric anal sphincter injuries are associated with short and long-term sequelae, mainly anal incontinence, rectovaginal fistulas, wound dehiscence, and abscess formation, which affect physically and psychologically patients (11,16-18).
Most studies highlighting prevalence rates and predictors for the development of anal incontinence (AI) in women do so in the context of labour, childbirth and anal sphincter injury, with prevalence rates in both primipara and multipara varying from 13% to 44% between 6 weeks and 10 months post-partum.
On long-term follow-up, 2 patients out of 60 got faecal urgency resolved late, none got anal incontinence, 3 patients got intermittent bleeding not requiring major intervention, 1 patient got anal stenosis requiring surgical intervention later.
17 This results in a reversible improvement and eliminates the risks of permanent anal incontinence associated with surgery in up to 35% of patients.17
Keywords: Anal incontinence, fecal incontinence, pelvic floor disorders, pelvic organ prolapse, rectocele
According to Continence Grading Scale, we classified the preoperative anal incontinence. Seven patients underwent incontinence before LIFT (Table 1).
The conventional indications for SNM are urinary retention, urinary incontinence, anal incontinence, and constipation [1].
Pregnancy by itself and childbirth are the possible risk factors for the onset of urinary incontinence, anal incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, compromising the quality of life for a large number of women of all ages(6).
The effect of concealed concomitant anal incontinence symptoms in patients with urinary incontinence on their quality of life.