Diagnostic categories of incontinence and the role of urodynamic testing.

  • Ananias Diokno
  • Published 1990 in Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Abstract

rinary incontinence is the result of an imbalance between the maximum intravesical pressure and the maximum urethral pressure U at any given time except during normal voiding. Any combination that brings about an excess of intravesical pressure over the maximum urethral pressure will result in urine loss. Such combinations are outlined in Table 1. This… (More)

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@article{Diokno1990DiagnosticCO, title={Diagnostic categories of incontinence and the role of urodynamic testing.}, author={Ananias Diokno}, journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society}, year={1990}, volume={38 3}, pages={300-5} }