UCL Institute of Neurology


Urinary Incontinence

Urinary incontinence Medline NLM definition: the involuntary discharge of urine as a result of anatomic displacement which exerts an opening pull on the bladder orifice

Fecal incontinence Medline NLM definition: Failure of voluntary control of the anal sphincters, with involuntary passage of feces and flatus. 

Urinary incontinencePatient UK website
Fecal incontinence:  Patient UK website

PubMed Medline search on urinary incontinence

PubMed Medline search on fecal incontinence 

Support Groups

Bladder and Bowel Foundation
The Bladder and Bowel Foundation (B&BF) is the UK’s largest, non-profit making, advocacy charity providing help, information and support for all types of bladder and bowel related problems, for patients, carers and healthcare professionals.

The Enuresis Resource and Information Centre (ERIC) is the first organisation in the UK and internationally to provide support and information on nocturnal enuresis or bedwetting and day-time wetting in children and teenagers.

Seek Wellness Incontinence Center (US site)
US based website giving information on urinary incontinence.