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does stoma help with fecal incontinence in adults

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Harris
31 years experience Urogynecology
Some are available: If you have diarrhea, immodium daily is a good choice but check with your doctor first. A newer surgical treatment is sacral nerve stimulation (inters ... Read More

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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Fecal incontinence is a risk factor for:: Urinary incontinence, Overactive Bladder, Urge incontinence, Stress bladder Incontinence.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
29 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Full evaluation: Inestigation includes anal manometry and ultrasound prior to deciding on treatment ptions.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: As a doctor, any complaint of fecal incontinence is always a cause for great concern so the simple answer here is it is best take this to a doctor for ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The tests for Fecal incontinence include:: Anorectal manometry, C reactive protein, Complete blood count, Electromyography, MRI of entire spine with and without contrast, Free T4, Rectal biop ... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Vaziri
47 years experience Breast Surgery
Loosing feces: It means loosing feces without being able to control lt. there are many conditions that cause it. A thorough medical evaluation is needed to assess it ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The risk factors for getting Fecal incontinence include:: Constipation, Diabetes, Episiotomy, Forceps delivery, Hemorrhoids, Hirschsprung disease, Mental disorder, Multiple sclerosis, Rectal prolapse.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
23 years experience Gynecology
See a doctor: I would follow up with a urogynecologist or colorectal surgeon for a full evaluation. Fecal incontinence can occur because of damage to the sphincter ... Read More
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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Not: unless it causes constipation or obstipation
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
But different: Both are similar but different.In etiology fecal incontinence as seen in elderly nursing home patients , due to fecal impaction stool sweeps through. ... Read More
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