Which surgical techniques are used to treat urinary urge incontinence?

Updated: Mar 19, 2019
  • Author: Sandip P Vasavada, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Answer

Surgical care for urge incontinence involves procedures that improve bladder compliance or bladder capacity, including the following:

  • Sacral nerve modulation

  • Injection of neurotoxins such as botulinum toxin

  • Bladder augmentation

See Treatment and Medication for more detail.


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