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Incontinence FAQs (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Sandip P. Vasavada, MD, Urologic Director, Center for Female Pelvic Medicine and Genitourinary Reconstructive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio

Coauthor(s): Raymond Rackley, MD, Professor of Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at CWRU; Center for Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Glickman Urological Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing editor:

Editor: Stanley A. Brosman, MD, Clinical Professor, Department of Urology, University of California at Los Angeles Medical School


Last Editorial Review: 9/17/2010

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