stress incontinence


stress incontinence

noun

Definition of STRESS INCONTINENCE

:  involuntary leakage of urine from the bladder accompanying physical activity (as laughing or coughing) which places increased pressure on the abdomen — compare urge incontinence

First Known Use of STRESS INCONTINENCE

1935

stress incontinence

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of STRESS INCONTINENCE

: involuntary leakage of urine from the bladder accompanying physical activity (as in laughing, coughing, sneezing, or physical exercise) which places increased pressure on the abdomen—compare urge incontinence

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