• perineal
  • The approach is "evidence-based" and holistic, focusing on anorectal problems while taking into consideration whole body-mental unity-showing, for example, that a non-healing perineal wound may be due to hypo-pituitarism, and failure after a re-intervention may be related to psychological distress. (springer.com)
  • feces
  • Fecal incontinence (FI), also known as anal incontinence, or in some forms encopresis, is a lack of control over defecation, leading to involuntary loss of bowel contents-including flatus (gas), liquid stool elements and mucus, or solid feces. (wikipedia.org)
  • The rectum follows the shape of the sacrum and ends in an expanded section called the rectal ampulla, where feces are stored before their release via the anal canal. (wikipedia.org)
  • defecation
  • Fecal incontinence is the impairment of bowel control leading to involuntary defecation . (healthhype.com)
  • Defecography (also known as proctography, defecating/defecation proctography, evacuating/evacuation proctography or dynamic rectal examination) is a type of medical radiological imaging in which the mechanics of a patient's defecation are visualized in real time using a fluoroscope. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has since become used for diagnosis of various anorectal disorders, including anismus and other causes of obstructed defecation. (wikipedia.org)
  • To compare pre- and post-surgical repair of rectal outlet obstruction (obstructed defecation). (wikipedia.org)
  • perianal
  • Although not exactly the same as rectal discharge, perianal discharge can be misinterpreted as such, given the anatomical proximity. (wikipedia.org)
  • complications
  • Fecal incontinence is commonly seen in the elderly and is due to a host of age-related causes as well as chronic conditions that have progressed to the point of complications. (healthhype.com)
  • Presents easy-to-digest, clinically relevant material from world-renowned colon and rectal surgeons who explain their preferred techniques step by step, including indications and contraindications, preoperative planning, postoperative management, outcomes, complications, and follow-up. (ovid.com)
  • Abdominal coverage includes left and right colon resections performed open and laparoscopically, colectomies, proctocolectomies, abdominoperianal resections, restorative and reconstructive techniques for proctocolectomy and pelvis reconstruction, stomal complications, Hartmann's Reversal, treatment of rectal prolapse, ventral hernia repair, and small bowel strictureplasty. (ovid.com)
  • continence
  • Continence is maintained by several inter-related factors, including the anal sampling mechanism, and usually there is more than one deficiency of these mechanisms for incontinence to develop. (wikipedia.org)