Whats the difference in incontinence between rectal prolapse and hemorrhoids?

No difference. . Best way to know te difference is see a doctor. You can not differentiate by the incontinence. www.drlugo.com.

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What are the risks involved with surgery for rectal prolapse? Incontinence?

Several: see below. Risks of rectal prolapse surgery depend on approach: surgery through the perineum, or bottom, has few risks, but a higher recurrence rate. Abdominal approach has risks common to abdominal surgery (bleeding, infection, wound problems, adhesions etc) but a lower ecurrence rate. Most people note worsened continence after prolapse repair: most improve, but the degree of improvement varies. Read more...

How can rectal prolapse cause fecal incontinence?

Not usually. A weak sphincter might increase incontinence but rectal prolapse doesn't necessarily cause incontinence other than just changing your perception of a need to pass stool if it's severe prolapse. Read more...
Sphincter can't shut. In rectal prolapse the sphincter is generally intact but because the rectum is coming out of the anus it is in a somewhat open position and although constipation is the most frequent cause of prolapse once the prolapse is full thickness any loose stool will likely escape. Read more...