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How is overflow incontinence diagnosed?

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First, your doctor will ask about your symptoms and medical history. Next, your doctor will examine you and look for signs of damage to the nerves that affect the bladder and rectum. Then, your doctor will order tests of your urine, bladder, and other parts of your urinary system.

From: Overflow Incontinence WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Bladder and Bowel Foundation web site: "Overflow Incontinence."

FDA web site: "Controlling Urinary Incontinence."

Parker, W.H. Roseman, A.E. Parker R. , Simon & Schuster, 2002. The Incontinence Solution: Answers for Women of All Ages

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) web site: "Urinary Incontinence in Women," "Urodynamic Testing."

EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network web site: "Urinary Incontinence."

Reviewed by Nazia Q Bandukwala on July 03, 2018

SOURCES:

Bladder and Bowel Foundation web site: "Overflow Incontinence."

FDA web site: "Controlling Urinary Incontinence."

Parker, W.H. Roseman, A.E. Parker R. , Simon & Schuster, 2002. The Incontinence Solution: Answers for Women of All Ages

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) web site: "Urinary Incontinence in Women," "Urodynamic Testing."

EurasiaHealth Knowledge Network web site: "Urinary Incontinence."

Reviewed by Nazia Q Bandukwala on July 03, 2018

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