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There are ways to reduce your chances of developing urinary incontinence.
The main symptom of urinary incontinence is a problem controlling urination. The circumstances and type of problem affecting urination vary with the cause.
Call your health professional if: You have urinary incontinence that begins suddenly (acute incontinence).
There are several possible treatments for urinary incontinence. The best treatment depends on the cause of your incontinence and your personal preferences.
There are several different kinds of surgeries to correct stress urinary incontinence, which results when weakened pelvic floor muscles allow the bladder neck and urethra to drop.
Health Tools help you make wise health decisions or take action to improve your health. Decision Points focus on key medical care decisions that are important to many health problems. Stress incontinence: Should I have surgery? ...
To diagnose the cause of your urinary incontinence, your health professional will ask about your medical history and conduct a physical examination, and order tests.
Sometimes several factors combine to cause urinary incontinence.
There are different types and causes of urinary incontinence in women.
If you experience long-term (chronic) urinary incontinence, you can take some steps immediately that may eliminate or reduce the problem.
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