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Table 1 Urinary and anal incontinence before/during pregnancy and 6 months after childbirth.

From: Incontinence, bladder neck mobility, and sphincter ruptures in primiparous women

(n = 99) before pregnancy during pregnancy 6 months post partum p-value (before vs. pp)
SUI 3 (3.0%) 21 (21.2%) 21 (21.2%) 0.001*
OAB 2 (2.0%) 4 (4.0%) 9 (9.1%) 0.172
Flatus incontinence 12 (12.1%) 16 (16.2%) 28 (28.3%) 0.029*
Fecal urgency 1 (1.0%) 0 (0.0%) 3 (3.0%) 0.610
Fecal incontinence 1 (1.0%) 3 (3.0%) 3 (3.0%) 0.610
  1. SUI - Stress Urinary Incontinence, OAB - Overactive Bladder, pp - post partum,*χ2 test significant with p < .05