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Loss of bladder and bowel control (incontinence) can sometimes result
Alzheimer's disease and other
dementias. Several strategies may help you deal with
If incontinence has just recently become a problem, make sure the
person doesn't have another medical condition that is causing it, such as a
urinary tract infection.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAnne C. Poinier, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerMyron F. Weiner, MD - Psychiatry, Neurology
Current as ofNovember 14, 2014
Current as of:
November 14, 2014
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Myron F. Weiner, MD - Psychiatry, Neurology
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