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7.1: 7.1:Introduction

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    Stress Urinary Incontinence is defined as the complaint of involuntary leakage on effort or exertion, or on sneezing or coughing.
    Stress incontinence occurs when one coughs, sneezes or jumps, resulting in a few drops or urine leaking out. It is caused by vaginal childbirth, aging and genetic factors.


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