Fecal incontinence

Fecal incontinence is the inability to control bowel movements or milder forms such as rectal leakage. The other type of incontinence is urinary incontinence, but the two types are entirely different ailments. Fecal incontinence is not the same as diarrhea ...

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Fecal incontinence may be caused by physical disorder, gastrointestinal disorder, nerve disorders, spinal cord disorders, brain disorders, or other causes ...

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