Dr. Luis Sanz explains what treatments are available for women with fecal incontinence problems.
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Well, first we have to identify what the problem is. If you have patients, let's say with irritable bowel syndrome, or you have increase colonic activity, but nothing is related to the pressures on the anal canal, many times after the delivery either patient has a tear into the rectum and it is not closed properly. The sphincter mechanism has been damaged and it does not work properly and the patient will lose feces or gas or liquid.