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Overflow incontinence

Overflow incontinence: Introduction

Overflow incontinence: If your bladder is always full so that it continually leaks urine, you have overflow incontinence. Weak bladder muscles or a blocked urethra can ... more about Overflow incontinence.

Overflow incontinence: In this condition the bladder never completely empties and small amounts of urine leaks continuously. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Overflow incontinence is available below.

Symptoms of Overflow incontinence

  • Involuntary leakage of urination
  • Impaired bladder control
  • Bladder always feel full
  • Frequent nighttime urination
  • Inability to completely empty bladder
  • more symptoms...»

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Causes of Overflow incontinence

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Overflow incontinence: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Overflow incontinence

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Overflow incontinence: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Overflow incontinence

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Article Excerpts about Overflow incontinence

Urinary Incontinence in Women: NIDDK (Excerpt)

If your bladder is always full so that it continually leaks urine, you have overflow incontinence. Weak bladder muscles or a blocked urethra can cause this type of incontinence. Nerve damage from diabetes or other diseases can lead to weak bladder muscles; tumors and urinary stones can block the urethra. Overflow incontinence is rare in women. (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence in Women: NIDDK)

Urinary Incontinence -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA (Excerpt)

Overflow incontinence happens when small amounts of urine leak from a bladder that is always full. In older men, this can occur when the flow of urine from the bladder is blocked. Some people with diabetes also have this problem. (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

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More information about Overflow incontinence

  1. Overflow incontinence: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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