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Bowel incontinence

Introduction: Bowel incontinence

Description of Bowel incontinence

Bowel incontinence (medical condition): Leaking or poorly controlled bowel motions...more »

See also:

Fecal incontinence:
  »Introduction: Fecal incontinence
  »Symptoms of Fecal incontinence
  »Causes of Fecal incontinence
  »Tests for Fecal incontinence
  »Treatments for Fecal incontinence

Bowel incontinence: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Bowel incontinence:

Bowel incontinence as a Disease

Bowel incontinence: Another name for Fecal incontinence (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Fecal incontinence
  »Symptoms of Fecal incontinence
  »Causes of Fecal incontinence
  »Treatments for Fecal incontinence

Bowel incontinence: Related Diseases

Bowel incontinence: Bowel incontinence is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Bowel incontinence

Some of the causes of Bowel incontinence are included in the list below:

  • Diarrhea - a common cause of temporary fecal incontinence
  • Chronic constipation - the most common cause of fecal incontinence in children
  • Fecal impaction
  • Pregnancy and childbirth related conditions:
    • Pelvic floor dysfunction

Symptoms of Bowel incontinence (Fecal incontinence)

Some of the symptoms of Bowel incontinence incude:

Treatments for Bowel incontinence (Fecal incontinence)

Treatments for Bowel incontinence (Fecal incontinence) include:

Treatment of Bowel incontinence: For more treatment information about Bowel incontinence, see treatment of Fecal incontinence (Bowel incontinence)

Bowel incontinence: Article Excerpts about Fecal incontinence

Fecal incontinence is the inability to control your bowels. When you feel the urge to have a bowel movement, you may not be... (Source: excerpt from Fecal Incontinence: NIDDK)

Bowel incontinence as a Symptom

Bowel incontinence (symptom): Loss of full control of the bowel...more »

Bowel incontinence (symptom): See Bowel incontinence (symptom information).

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Bowel incontinence: Related Disease Topics

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