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Urinary incontinence in women

Urinary incontinence is the inability to control the release of urine. It may be related to infection, problems with the nerves and muscles of...

Bowel incontinence

Fecal incontinence is the leakage of stool (feces) from the anus. Fecal incontinence can be caused by constipation, diarrhea, anxiety or other...


Common causes of blood in the urine (hematuria) include urinary tract infections, kidney stones, inflammation, tumors or certain other diseases of the kidney or bladder. If it occurs after an injury (such as a car accident or fall), it is most often a sign of bruising to the kidney or bladder.