Problem

Stress incontinence

Nature:
Stress incontinence is when involuntary leakage of urine occurs when the bladder is stressed -- say, if a sufferer laughs, coughs, or plays sport. Sometimes a trickle of urine escapes, sometimes the bladder gushes.
Incidence:
Obese women are more vulnerable, as are smokers with chronic heavy coughs.
Broader Problems:
Urinary incontinence
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
24.06.2018 – 20:09 CEST