Post-prostatectomy leaking


I'm 57 and 4 weeks post robotic prostatectomy. 

I'm doing my pelvic floor exercises, but still leaking a lot. 

What should I expect wrt to urinary continence recovery? What's normal?



  • Hello and thanks for posting,

    It can take up to 3 months or so to make progress. It is important to do the pelvic floor exercises as instructed. 

    Prostate Cancer UK has very detailed infromation and resources on this subject on their website link

    I hope that this helps,

    Please get back to us if you need any more information or support.  You may find it helpful to talk things through with one of the nurses on our helpline.  The number to call is Freephone 0808 800 4040 and the lines are open from 9am till 5pm Monday to Friday.

    Yours sincerely,