Heavy Menstrual Bleeding And Urine Leaking (Incontinence)

Last Editorial Review: 2/19/2021

Heavy menstrual bleeding is often related to uterine fibroid tumors or other benign conditions. Urine leaking can be due to abnormalities of the bladder and may not be related to the heavy menstrual period. Pay attention to your symptoms and keep track of when they occur. Talk with your healthcare provider any time you are concerned.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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