Disorders of the Pelvic Floor

  • Philip F. Schofield
  • N. Y. Haboubi
  • D. F. Martin

Abstract

Included in this group of diseases are the following: idiopathic (neurogenic) incontinence, rectal prolapse, solitary rectal ulcer syndrome and idiopathic perineal pain. These conditions may be associated with disorders of the levator ani muscle and/or the internal and external sphincter ani muscles.

Keywords

Depression Neurol Sponge Constipation Clonidine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Philip F. Schofield
    • 1
  • N. Y. Haboubi
    • 1
  • D. F. Martin
    • 1
  1. 1.University Hospital of South ManchesterManchesterUK

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