Fecal and Urinary Incontinence: Epidemiology and Etiology
The true epidemiology of combined urinary and fecal incontinence is difficult to assess. The social stigma associated with these conditions has made it difficult for physicians to adequately identify affected patients. As we learn more about the function of the pelvic floor and recognize the common etiology of both anterior and posterior compartment dysfunction, we will offer better and more comprehensive care to our patients.
KeywordsUrinary Incontinence Stress Urinary Incontinence Pelvic Organ Prolapse Obstet Gynecol Fecal Incontinence
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