Urinary Incontinence and Voiding Dysfunction: Introduction

  • Dmitry Pushkar


Urinary incontinence is one of the most important problems recognized by specialists in female health around the world. The International Continence Society (ICS) defines urinary incontinence as “the complaint of any involuntary leakage of urine” [1]. An evaluation of the epidemiology of this condition leads to better understanding of the impact of the problem on female health.


Urinary Incontinence Stress Urinary Incontinence Fecal Incontinence Cesarean Delivery Stress Incontinence 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dmitry Pushkar
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  1. 1.Department of UrologyMoscow State Medical Stomatological University (MSMSU)MoscowRussia

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