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Fecal incontinence post colonoscopy

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 42 years experience

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
Colon and Rectal Surgery 30 years experience
Full evaluation: Inestigation includes anal manometry and ultrasound prior to deciding on treatment ptions.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Roosth
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
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
Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 26 years experience
Weak sphincter: Irritable bowel syndrome hemorrhoids strain on your system increased motility. Please discuss with doc.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dariush Vaziri
Breast Surgery 48 years experience
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
Internal Medicine 42 years experience
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
Gynecology 24 years experience
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
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 57 years experience
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
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. D J
Dr. D Janswered
General Surgery 39 years experience
Many reasons: Women suffer from incontinence more than men. This is usually due to stretching of the pelvic floor with labor and damage from delivery or episiotomi... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
Urogynecology 26 years experience
Common: At least to some degree. Urinary incontinence is more common there is some promising research into slings for this type of incontinence just like wi... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joe Littlejohn
Urology 27 years experience
Seek other options : There other options including sacral nerve stimulation in the treatment of fecal incontinence ask your primary care doctor for a referral to a colorec... Read More
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