When is surgery indicated to treat urinary incontinence?

Updated: Mar 19, 2019
  • Author: Sandip P Vasavada, MD; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Patients with urinary incontinence that is refractory to medical therapy may be offered surgical treatment. The procedures used vary, depending on whether the patient has stress or urge incontinence.


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