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A device used to prevent incontinence in women who undergo a common pelvic-floor surgery reduces symptoms but increases side effects in these patients.
Surgery to repair pelvic organ prolapse often carries a risk of incontinence.
In the news release, Free Women's Health Sessions to Focus on Urologic Issues, issued Oct.
By Stephen Wall LOMA LINDA - Relief is available for women who suffer from pelvic- floor disorders. Loma Linda University Medical Center recently opened the Inland Empire's only female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery center.
By Stephen Wall LOMA LINDA - Relief is available for the multitude of women who suffer from pelvic floor disorders. Loma Linda University Medical Center recently opened the Inland Empire's only female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery center.
Nearly one-quarter of all women suffer from pelvic-floor disorders, such as incontinence, at some point in their lives, U.S. researchers said. Researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center found that the study of nearly 2,000 women in seven U.S.
Women with urinary incontinence have close to double the risk of major depression as women without incontinence, results of a new study indicate.
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Compared with their sisters who have not given birth, women who have given birth vaginally do not appear to have an increased risk of urinary incontinence, according to a report in the medical journal Obstetrics and Gynecology.
While most women suffer from pelvic floor disorders (PFD), the majority don't seek help until they are incontinent.
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