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Incontinencia urinaria en adultos de baja movilidad

Reasons associated with the development of incontinence

¿Por qué se desarrolla la incontinencia? - Prudential

Although one of the most common reasons for the development of incontinence problems is age, there are other risk factors that could lead to it, based on gender. Here is a list of the main factors associated with the development of incontinence:

MEN

  • Age
  • Genetics
  • Benign prostatic hyperplasia
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Functional and cognitive impairment
  • Neurological disorders
  • Prostatectomy: prostate removal

WOMEN

  • Age
  • Genetics
  • Pregnancy
  • Multiparity
  • Vaginal delivery
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Estrogen therapy
  • Cognitive disorders
  • Menopause
  • Hysterectomy
  • Obesity