What is the role of diabetes testing in the workup of urinary incontinence?

Updated: Mar 19, 2019
  • Author: Sandip P Vasavada, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Testing for diabetes mellitus is not routine in the setting of urinary incontinence. However, it should be considered if polyuria and polydipsia are a part of the clinical picture or if diabetes risk factors are present.


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