urgency urinary incontinenceGo to external page http://www.ebi.ac.uk/efo/EFO_0006865
urgency urinary incontinence is a form of urinary incontinence whereby the involuntary leakage of urine is immediately preceeded by an acute and compelling urge to urinate
Synonyms: urinary incontinence, urge
Involuntary discharge of URINE that is associated with an abrupt and strong desire to void. It is usually related to the involuntary contractions of the detrusor muscle of the bladder (detrusor hyperreflexia or detrusor instability).