Female Urinary Stress Incontinence testsFemale Urinary Stress Incontinence
Tests could include:
- Voiding Urethrocystography
- History and Physical Exam
- Pad Test for Incontinence
- Urinary Pressure and Flow Study
- Lower Urinary Tract Urodynamic Studies
- Abdominal Ultrasound
- Radionuclide Micturating Cystogram
- Bladder Residual Urine Study
- Bladder Stress Test
- Ultrasound Scan
- Urine culture
- Pelvic Ultrasound
- Bacterial culture, urine, with colony count
- Pelvic Exam
A cystoscope is a thin tube with a camera and light on the end. During a cystoscopy, this tube is inserted through your urethra and into your bladder so the doctor can see inside. Your urethra is the tube that carries urine out of your bladder. Im...
In a voiding cystourethrogram (VCUG), an X-ray is taken while the bladder is being emptied (voided) to assess bladder and urethra function. Most commonly, your doctor will recommend a voiding cystourethrogram test to diagnose the cause of recurren...
Uroflowmetry, also called uroflow, is used to test the amount and speed of urination. The test can help your doctor to identify the cause if you suffer from slow urination or have trouble urinating. ...
Ultrasound scans use high-frequency sound waves to capture images and video. This helps doctors view portions of the body's interior without making an incision. Just as sonar and radar help the military detect planes and ships, ultrasound helps do...
A urinalysis is a laboratory test done to detect problems with your body that can appear in your urine. Many illnesses and disorders affect how your body removes waste and toxins. The system that takes care of that is broadly called the excretory ...
An ultrasound scan is a medical test that uses high-frequency sound waves to capture live images from the inside of your body. The technology is similar to that used by sonar and radar, which help the military detect planes and ships. An ultrasoun...
A urine culture is a test that can detect bacteria in your urine. Bacteria can enter the urinary tract through the urethra and cause urinary tract infections.
Electromyography (EMG) is a diagnostic tool that evaluates muscle or nerve problems. It uses surface electrodes to assess the ability of motor neurons (the nerve cells that control your muscles) to transmit electrical signals. It also uses needle ...
A pelvic exam is a doctor's visual and physical examination of a woman's sexual and reproductive organs.