urinary incontinence (UI) in men

Last edited 05/2019 and last reviewed 07/2021

Urinary incontinence occurs less commonly in men than in women, men having to undergo few of the insults to the genito-urinary system that women suffer.

In men, urinary incontinence is most commonly associated with a prostatic lesion.

For a detailed review of lower urinary tract symptoms in a male then see linked item below.