stress incontinence


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stress incontinence

n.
A sudden, involuntary release of urine caused by muscular strain accompanying laughing, sneezing, coughing, or exercise, seen primarily in older women with weakened pelvic musculature. Also called stress urinary incontinence.
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Noun1.stress incontinence - urinary incontinence that occurs when involuntary pressure is put on the bladder by coughing or laughing or sneezing or lifting or straining
enuresis, urinary incontinence - inability to control the flow of urine and involuntary urination
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Stress incontinence occurs when weakened pelvic floor muscles cause leakage when one laughs, coughs or sneezes.
The only symptom of stress incontinence is the involuntary passing of urine from sudden actions that puts pressure on the bladder, such as coughing.
Kidney stone, urinary incontinence, bladder cancer, stress incontinence and hematuria are a few urological diseases that continue to impact growth of the global urology devices in the global market.According to Fact.MR, the global urology devices market is expected to represent a value of over US$ 16,300 Mn by the end of 2026.
Stress incontinence causes leakage when a person sneezes, coughs, runs, lifts something heavy, or exerts other types of physical stress on the bladder.

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