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Bladder incontinence

Bladder incontinence: Introduction

Bladder incontinence: The inability to control ones bladder function. See detailed information below for a list of 93 causes of Bladder incontinence, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Bladder incontinence:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Bladder incontinence. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Bladder incontinence

Home medical tests possibly related to Bladder incontinence:

Bladder incontinence: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Bladder incontinence, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Bladder incontinence Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Bladder incontinence may include:

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Bladder incontinence: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Bladder incontinence may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Bladder incontinence

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Bladder incontinence: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Bladder incontinence

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might be Alzheimer's, whereas there are more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can also occur from a more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as benign essential tremor, more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or other causes of pelvic pain. This more »

Bladder incontinence: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Bladder incontinence

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Bladder incontinence: Related Rare Diseases

Rare types of medical conditions and diseases in related medical categories:

Bladder incontinence: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Article Excerpts about Bladder incontinence

Urinary incontinence is an inability to hold your urine until you get to a toilet. ... (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence in Women: NIDDK)

Urinary incontinence , loss of bladder control, is the involuntary passage of urine. There are many... (Source: excerpt from Your Urinary System and How It Works: NIDDK)

Urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control or the leakage of urine.... (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence: NWHIC)

Urinary incontinence (in-CON-ti-nents) is the loss of bladder control or the leakage of urine... (Source: excerpt from Urinary Incontinence -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)

Organs affected by Bladder incontinence:

The list of organs typically affected by Bladder incontinence may include, but is not limited to:

  • Bladder
  • Bladder muscles
  • Bladder nerves

Detailed list of causes of Bladder incontinence

The list below shows some of the causes of Bladder incontinence mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Bladder incontinence?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Bladder incontinence. Of the 93 causes of Bladder incontinence that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 11 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 84 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Bladder incontinence:

The following list of conditions have 'Bladder incontinence' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Bladder incontinence:

The following list of medical conditions have Bladder incontinence or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.






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Causes of Bladder incontinence Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Bladder incontinence based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Bladder incontinence?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Bladder incontinence, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Bladder incontinence:

    Medical Conditions associated with Bladder incontinence:

    Incontinence (359 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Urinary system symptoms (1228 causes), Urination symptoms (1228 causes), Incontinence symptoms (331 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes)

    Symptoms related to Bladder incontinence:

    Urinary dribbling (30 causes), Urinary hesitance, Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Bladder pain (16 causes), Incontinence (359 causes), Diabetes (212 causes), Stroke (192 causes), Parkinson's disease, Multiple sclerosis, Overactive bladder (16 causes), Spinal cord injury (15 causes), Early pregnancy

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    Medical News summaries about Bladder incontinence

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Bladder incontinence

    Medical research papers related to Bladder incontinence include:

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