Fecal Incontinence

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About

Fecal incontinence is losing control of bowel movements. The severity can range from leakage when passing gas to complete loss of control.

Symptoms

  • Unable to resist urge to defecate
  • Unaware of stool passing

Risk Factors & Prevention

Causes:
  • Muscle/nerve damage
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Surgery
  • Rectal prolapse