Medical Dictionary: Bowel incontinence


advertisement
Medical dictionaries: Medical dictionary, Medical malpractice dictionary, Medical Acronymns/Abbreviations
Bowel incontinence: Another name for Fecal incontinence.
Bowel incontinence (condition): Leaking or poorly controlled bowel motions

Bowel incontinence: Fecal incontinence is the inability to control your bowels. When you feel the urge to have a bowel movement, you may not be able to hold it until you can get to a toilet. Or stool may leak from the rectum unexpectedly. 1

More information on medical condition: Fecal incontinence:

Bowel incontinence (symptom): Loss of full control of the bowel
Bowel incontinence (symptom): See Bowel incontinence (symptom information).

More information on symptom: Bowel incontinence:



Footnotes:
1. excerpt from Fecal Incontinence: NIDDK

Medical Tools & Articles:


Next articles:

Medical Articles:
 
 
CureResearch.comTM Copyright © 2010 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved.
Home | Contents | Search | Site Map | Feedback | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About Us | Advertise