overflow incontinence

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Noun1.overflow incontinence - urinary incontinence that occurs when the bladder is so full that it continually leaks urine; often attributable to a blocked urethra (e.g., due to prostate enlargement) or weak bladder muscles or nerve damage
enuresis, urinary incontinence - inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
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