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I am 16 and for the past few years i have always has trouble with laughing. everytime i laugh hard at something, i automatically pee in my pants. ?

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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Stress incontinence: Stress incontinence occurs when there is leakage of urine with laughing, coughing, lifting etc. It usually effects women in their middle age, especially after child bearing. It is a bit unusual in some as young as 16. There are a number of conditions that can cause this. See your doctor for a checkup.

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