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How can neuromuscular electrical stimulation help with treating urinary incontinence?

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Neuromuscular electrical stimulation is used to retrain and strengthen weak urinary muscles and help with bladder control. With this treatment, a probe is put into the anus and a low-level current is passed through the probe, causing a contraction. You'll squeeze those muscles when the current is on. After the contraction, the current is switched off.

SOURCES: American Cancer Society. American Urological Association. 
 

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 08, 2018

SOURCES: American Cancer Society. American Urological Association. 
 

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on July 08, 2018

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