Urinary Incontinence

What causes dribbling of urine in women?

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  • A Urogynecology, answered on behalf of
    Dribbling of urine in women can be caused by the following factors:
    • overactive bladder muscles
    • weakened pelvic floor muscles and support
    • nerve damage that affects bladder control
    • interstitial cystitis (chronic bladder inflammation) or other bladder conditions
    • disability or limitation that makes it difficult to get to the toilet quickly
    • side effects from a prior surgery
    • inability to empty the bladder completely, which then overflows as new urine is produced
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