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opposite of urinary incontinence

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Urine leak: Urinary incontinence refers to the involuntary loss of urine. There are many forms. It can be a drop or a spurt of urine loss with physical activity ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Meds surgery & rehab: The first step in incontinence treatment is the correct diagnosis of type and cause. Then a treatment plan can be created consisting of medication, r ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Many: Some high blood pressure medications (eg hytrin) affect urethral tone and cause incontinence. Diurectics cause the bladder to fill quickly & can aggra ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mitchell Schuster
31 years experience Urogynecology
Depends: Incontinence is a symptom. Finding a "cure" means idenfying the problem and correcting the problem. The problem could be a medication or dietary ir ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elia Fanous
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pain & Frequency: Pain with urination and urinary frequency are the most common symptoms. Utis are uncommon in males, so this should be discussed with his doctor. Al ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
15 years experience Urology
Tools for assessment: A voiding diary, or bladder diary, is a way to relate fluid intake with voiding behavior. It is usually performed over 24 or 48 hours, and the time an ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
32 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Unlikely: Only if the catheter was inserted for a very long time.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
Urge Incontinence: Incontinence that is caused by a sudden urge to go and unable to make it to the bathroom is urge incontinence. Kegel and pelvic floor exercises can h ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Cystoscopy is simply a technique to view the inside of the bladder with a video camera. It would not cause incontinence but may be part of the evaluat ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
24 years experience Urogynecology
Associated: They occur commonly together, but not always.
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Interstitial cystitis is a chronic inflammation of the bladder wall. It causes urinary tract infection symptoms but it does not cause infections. It i ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some...: The occurrence of bladder and urethral prolapse attributes to combined inevitably impairing and damaging support of pelvic floor muscles for urethra, ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dana Cowles
Specializes in Emergency Medicine
Urology: Incomplete emptying of the bladder, sexual dysfunction, and even constipation could be related to a prematurely enlarged prostate. Less commonly, a n ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Terence Chapman
25 years experience Urologic Oncology
It depends: There are many classifications of neurogenic bladder; however the most common might result from central nervous system damage or injury (eg, multiple ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
No effect: on getting wet dreams.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
If: Anal sex injures the anal sphincter (muscles) or the nerves that control the anal sphincter this could lead to fecal incontinence.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
39 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Poss kidney loss: Chronic retention of urine, if not relieved, will back up flow into the kidney and over time shut the kidney down. If the problem is related to the bl ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Varies with disease: Benign prostatic hypertrophy, bph, is associated w. Urinary frequency day & more at night + slowing down of force & caliber of stream. Symptoms increa ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
39 years experience Gynecology
IC: If you are asking if an indewelling catheter in the bladder reliefs the symptoms the answer is no. If intermitent catheterization, specially if medica ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
20 years experience Pediatric Urology
No: I would not recommend a urethral stent unless you have other medical problems that would be contraindications to traditional prostate enlaregement sur ... Read More
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A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
28 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Prostate issue: Sounds like a prostate issue, may be prostatitis as enlarged prostate is unlikely at 37. It needs to be checked by a physician.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
The following: Posterior urethral valves form a cusp-like obstruction just below the bladder neck. Anterior urethral valves are due to a urethral out-pouching, this ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: nerve stimulation can cause urinary urge.
A male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Be checked ASAP...: Of no doubt, your father needs an urgent care to help improve his expected voiding trouble which commonly comes with many aging men. How to gel all th ... Read More
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