Ostomy in Fecal Incontinence

  • Livia de AnnaEmail author
  • Raffaele Merola
  • Claudia Donello


Although fecal diversion may be considered a failure of fecal incontinence (FI) treatment, it is an effective, safe, and appropriate operation for certain patients with severe incontinence, although aesthetically less preferable [1].


Fecal Incontinence Loop Ileostomy Parastomal Hernia Fecal Diversion Severe Incontinence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Livia de Anna
    • 1
    Email author
  • Raffaele Merola
    • 1
  • Claudia Donello
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Surgery R. PaolucciSapienza – University of RomeRomeItaly

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