The prevalence of stress urinary incontinence among women operated on for abdominal wall hernias.

Tok E., Ertunc D., Dilek U. , Pata Ö. , Erdogan O., Aydin S.

Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica, vol.83, no.10, pp.962-4, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2004
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.0001-6349.2004.00521.x
  • Title of Journal : Acta obstetricia et gynecologica Scandinavica
  • Page Numbers: pp.962-4


The high co-occurrence of an abdominal wall hernia (AWH) and stress urinary incontinence (SUI) suggests that there is a common factor in the etiopathogenesis of these disorders in these patients.