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  1. Urinary Incontinence Women's Guide - Symptoms

    The main symptom of urinary incontinence is a problem controlling urination. The circumstances and type of problem affecting urination vary with the cause.

  2. Mechanical Devices for Urinary Incontinence in Women

    Mechanical devices may be used to manage different types of urinary incontinence.Stress incontinencePessary: This rubber device is inserted into the upper vagina where it touches the cervix. The pessary presses on the urethra through the vaginal wall and holds up the bladder neck and uterus, if present. It may also pinch the urethra closed to help retain urine in the bladder. It is usually not ...

  3. Urinary Incontinence Women's Guide - When To Call a Doctor

    Call your health professional if: You have urinary incontinence that begins suddenly (acute incontinence).

  4. Urinary Incontinence in Women - Health Tools

    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? ...

  5. Urinary Incontinence Women's Guide - What Happens

    Urinary incontinence that often appears suddenly and usually clears up when the underlying cause is treated is called temporary incontinence.

  6. Picture of the Kidneys

    WebMD's Kidneys Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the kidneys. Learn about their function, location in the body, and conditions that affect the kidneys.

  7. Picture of the Bladder

    WebMD's Bladder Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the bladder and describes its function, location in the body, and conditions that affect the bladder.

  8. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older - Preparing For Your Appointment

    A list of questions that will help your health care professional diagnose and treat Urinary Problems and Injuries in Children Aged 12 and Older.

  9. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older - Prevention

    Tips to help prevent urinary problems in people age 12 and older.

  10. Urinary Problems and Injuries, Age 12 and Older - Home Treatment

    Starting home treatment at the first minor signs of a bladder infection may prevent the problem from getting worse, clear up your infection, and prevent complications.

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