overflow incontinence

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urinary incontinence that occurs when the bladder is so full that it continually leaks urine

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Overflow incontinence occurs when the bladder does not empty properly, and urge incontinence or overactive bladder is the sudden need to go the bathroom.
Retention may present as complete lack of voiding, incomplete bladder emptying or with overflow incontinence.
When combined with biofeedback and pelvic muscle exercises, these methods may help you control urge and overflow incontinence.
Although the IVS and Ob-tape procedures are simple, great care must be taken in the selection of patients as these procedures are not indicated for ISD and overflow incontinence.
Retentive encopresis is defined as fecal soiling with constipation and overflow incontinence, whereas nonretentive encopresis occurs without constipation and overflow incontinence (American Psychiatric Association, 1994).
He pointed out that this symptom differs from overflow incontinence in that the need to void is a surprise.
Urinary problems of frequency, retention, and overflow incontinence are also thought to be commonly caused by the mechanical effects of fecal impaction.
Weak bladder muscles, caused by nerve damage from diabetes or other diseases, or a blocked urethra can be responsible for overflow incontinence.
Overflow incontinence refers to leakage that occurs when the quantity of urine produced exceeds the bladder's holding capacity.
That's when you've found that one overflow incontinence patient who you don't want to operate on," he said.
These techniques are effective for urge and overflow incontinence.
Overflow incontinence occurs when the bladder is allowed to become so full that it simply overflows; people with this type may feel that they never completely empty their bladder.