What are terms used in describing urinary incontinence?

Updated: Jan 22, 2021
  • Author: Sandip P Vasavada, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Other terms describing urinary incontinence are as follows:

  • Enuresis - Involuntary loss of urine
  • Nocturnal enuresis - Loss of urine occurring during sleep
  • Continuous urinary incontinence - Continuous leakage

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