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4: Essential Urodynamics

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    • 4.1: Essential Urodynamics
      Whole books have been written on Urodynamic practice and technique. The diagnosis in women with urinary incontinence based on clinical findings is correct in only 65% of cases. There is a large overlap between symptoms and examination and urodynamic findings. 55% of women with stress incontinence will have a mixed picture. The cystometrogram becomes essential, in a number of women, to enhance diagnostic accuracy and therefore enable us to institute treatment.