In-depth

Symptoms

Urinary incontinence

Don't let fear of losing bladder control restrict your activities. With treatment, you can reduce your symptoms and cope more effectively.

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

A CT scan is an imaging test that uses X-rays to produce detailed images of the inside of your body.

MRI

MRI uses a magnetic field and radio waves to create detailed images of the organs and tissues within your body.

X-ray

X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.

Treatments and drugs

Laminectomy

Laminectomy is surgery that removes part of the bone that covers your spinal canal, to relieve pressure on the spinal cord and nerves.

Spinal fusion

Spinal fusion surgery can be used to improve spinal stability, correct deformities and, in some cases, reduce pain.