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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 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Sadow
16 years experience Pathology
Yes: Urgency can certainly be associated with a urinary tract infection, especially if these symptoms occurred suddenly. Call your doctor to set up a urin ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Denise Elser
Specializes in Gynecology
Many: For urge incontinence, medications known as anticholinergics are (pills, skin patch or skin gel)are used. Botox (injected into the bladder) is newly ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Inability to urinate: Or inability to fully empty bladder. Urine is retained.
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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 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 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Denman
23 years experience Gynecology
Sometimes: If the bladder prolapse is making it difficult to empty your bladder then that can lead to urinary tract infections. A visit to your doctor to check ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eulogio Galvez
Specializes in General Practice
Don't know: I would refer you to our healthtaps pediatricians, please ask them. My practice is limited to adults and to surgery and self-healing meditation to tre ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Seroxt: Seroxt or Paxil (paroxetine) can cause urinary urgency and occasionally urinary incontinence.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Fein
Specializes in Preventive Medicine
Absolutely: Oab, also known as "gotta go, gotta go right now, " simply causes bladder spasms and the urgency to urinate. If you are able to get to a bathroom qui ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Moez Khorsandi
26 years experience Urology
No: Depending on the type of prostate surgery performed, urianry incontinence and erectile dysfucntion can be side effects. Geberally, this is much more p ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Urinary hesitancy: This very well may be about a benign swelling of your prostate. This can be treated with an herb known as saw palmetto. One should also empty their p ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raphael Peralta
Specializes in Family Medicine
Helps to pee: A tube to help pee.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Not your pants: This is not your pants. You have a bladder infection, most likely and need to be seen by your physician.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience Urology
Here are some ...: Some sandy sedimentation may appear, especially after being exposed air for 15-30 minutes through oxidation while urine is more alkaline with pH of &g ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
No: Kidney stones do not cause bladder incontinence.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
24 years experience Urogynecology
Urodynamics: And a pelvic exam.
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Urinary leakage: Urinary incontinence is involuntary urination. Urine escapes either without your being aware or are unable prevent leakage.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Masturbation: No! this does not cause uti.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
24 years experience Urogynecology
Partly: It's associated and caused by the same factors that cause most stress incontinence but stress incontinence can occur without prolapse.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
10 years experience Internal Medicine
It varies: Depends on age, gender and co-existent medical problems young women: interstitial cystitis in elderly the common cause is bladder irritation due to ur ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No: No reason why it should.
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A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
58 years experience Urology
See remark: There are bladder slings that help in male incontinence following prostate surgery...but the results are not as good as when placing slings in female ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Singh
Dr. Raj Singh answered
10 years experience Internal Medicine
Leakage of urine : When intra abdominal pressure is increased from cough, laugh this causes leakage of urine in some individuals and this is called stress incontinence.
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
Unlikely: Urinary urgency is generally a bladder issue and not urethral in origin, especially in a 25 yr old female. See a urologist for evaluation.
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Pain with urinating: Your symptoms are suspicious of urinary tract infection or prostate infection. You should see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Kyle Mathews
32 years experience Urogynecology
Many: There are numerouse doctors that treat incontinence in texas. I would suggest you see a urogynecologist or urologist in your area for treatment. Sh ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eulogio Galvez
Specializes in General Practice
Depends: Where you treated with medications or surgery. You did not specify what type of treatment you had, I am not a urologist, i will not be able to give yo ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lillian Schapiro
29 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Depends on the type: You may have stress incontinence, which happens when you cough or sneeze. You may be able to improve your symptoms by cutting back on caffeine and do ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. E. rawson Griffin iii
42 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: Urinary incontinence can be cured with surgery many times dependent on the situation. Many other patients can control it better with medication.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eulogio Galvez
Specializes in General Practice
None: For men with benign prostatic enlargement needs surgery and for women with cystocele and weakness of muscles needs surgery. I think I have answered yo ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Levin
31 years experience Urology
Anti muscarinics: So many pills...
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Also depends: Risk of any surgery depends on age and other health conditions. Older and more health issues, higher the risk of heart attack, stroke and even death. ... Read More
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