• stool
  • Most people think it is a condition associated with frequent bowel movements and diarrhea but there are different types of IBS and various other symptoms like abdominal cramps, gas, bloating and mucus in the stool. (healthhype.com)
  • Other symptoms that occur with IBS includes mucus in the stool, excessive flatulence, a bloated sensation and abdominal distension. (healthhype.com)
  • 300 mL of stool) and frequency (the passage of more than three unformed stools) during a 24-hour period. (cancer.gov)
  • chronic
  • Children with encopresis (chronic fecal soiling at age 4 and older) typically soil during the day and are unaware of and unable to control their soiling accidents. (aappublications.org)
  • Chronic urinary retention, however, could be lengthy-lasting and it is likely the result of a medical problem. (latin-hearts.com)
  • constipation
  • 9 Toilet refusal and encopresis are generally interchangeable from a clinical standpoint because they share a constellation of symptoms: constipation, low-fiber intake, painful bowel movements, bowel-movement withholding, and/or toilet avoidance. (aappublications.org)
  • estrogen
  • When women reach menopause, the decrease in estrogen thins the lining of the urinary tract, which increases susceptibility to bacterial infections. (umm.edu)
  • feces
  • 5 Soiling may be attributable to leakage of liquid feces and mucus surrounding a large fecal mass or to incomplete defecation, when anal sphincter constriction propels some of a partially extruded fecal mass into the clothing and some of it back into the rectosigmoid. (aappublications.org)
  • UTIs
  • Pregnant women should report any symptoms of UTIs to their doctors, and should get screened for asymptomatic bacteriuria (presence of significant numbers of bacteria without symptoms). (umm.edu)
  • varies
  • The reported incidence of urinary incontinence varies considerably depending on the age of the study population, the study methods and the definition of the problem. (aafp.org)
  • incidence
  • The results confirm that Urgent PC's PTNS reduces the incidence of voiding episodes at a rate comparable to tolterodine LA, known by the trade name Detrol(R) LA (Pfizer), the leading pharmaceutical therapy for OAB. (bio-medicine.org)
  • Signs
  • It is often self-diagnosed but irritable bowel syndrome presents with specific signs and symptoms and has to meet with certain criteria in order to be diagnosed. (healthhype.com)
  • adequately
  • The first follow up happens 1-2 weeks later to check if the permanent devices are providing improvement in the user's symptoms and to program the pulse generator adequately. (wikipedia.org)
  • The role of pregnancy itself, independent of labor and delivery practices, in causing incontinence has not been adequately recognized. (biomedcentral.com)