Treatment of urinary incontinence after total hysterectomy w
Acupuncture is a significant feature of traditional Chinese medicine, which can dredge the channels, harmonize qi and blood, replenish deficiency and relieve excess, strengthen the body and remove pathogens to treat urinary incontinence after hysterectomy, and improve the quality of life, which is simple, convenient, inexpensive, and practical.

After a total hysterectomy, the catheter was retained every day, causing urinary incontinence and elderly urine wetness for 30 days. The patient experienced bladder fullness on the 2nd day. On the 3rd day, the patient could arose from bed and urinated on her own. On the 4th day, she could urinate freely. The time and frequency of urination were normal.

Source: Medicine: May 2019 - Volume 98 - Issue 20 - p e15687

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