Urinary Incontinence-Female

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What is Urinary Incontinence-Female?

Urinary incontinence is the loss of voluntary bladder control leading to urine leakage. It can be temporary or chronic (lasts for a long time). Incontinence is a symptom, not a condition in and of itself.


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Screening for Urinary Incontinence-Female
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